Graveside services for Mr. Billy Howard Scantland, 56, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, May
12, 2013, at Allen’s Chapel Cemetery in Hilham, TN.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on
Saturday from 5 P.M. – 8 P.M., and Sunday from 1 P.M. until
time to leave for the graveside service.
He passed away on Friday, May 10, 2013, at his residence.
He was born January 1, 1957, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Elbert C. Scantland and Idell Barlow Scantland. On
November 23, 1977, he was married to Debra Scantland, who
survives. He worked in logging, and was a member of the
Poston’s Chapel Community Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Brother: Terry Scantland.
Survivors include his Wife: Debra Scantland of Gainesboro,
TN; 1 Son: Shaun Scantland and fiancé, Evan Mabry of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Brother: Bobby (Brenda) Scantland of
Gainesboro, TN; and 1 Sister: Janice (Robert) Chaffin of
Gainesboro, TN. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Bro. James Eidson will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to help
with funeral expenses by contacting the funeral home.
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