Funeral   services   for   Mr.  Carey  (I J)  Temple,   77,   of
Madison,  Tennessee,  will  be  held   at   11  A.M. on Saturday,
January  5,  2008,  at   Anderson  -  Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home   in   Gainesboro,  TN.    Burial  will  follow  in  the  Pharris
Cemetery in the McCoinsville community.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Friday  from  11 A.M.  – 2
P.M.,  and  again  on Friday from 4 P.M. – 8 P.M. Visitation on
Saturday will be from 10 A.M until time of services.

Mr. Temple passed away on Tuesday,  January  1,  2008, at
Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
 
He  was  born  January  2, 1930, in Nashville, Tennessee, to
the   late
  Jack  Boyd  Temple   and   Faria Mae Temple. On
August 21, 1965,  he  was  married  to  the  late   
Ruby  Martin
Temple
, who passed away January 3, 2004.

He  was  an  operating  engineer  for  Local  369  Teamsters
Union,  and  a member of the Church of Christ. He served in the
U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He  was  preceded  in  death by his
parents: Jack Boyd and
Faria Mae Temple; his
wife: Ruby Martin Temple; 1 Daughter:
Donna Watson; and
1 Brother: J T Temple.

Survivors include
1 Son: Ransom Temple of Madison, TN;  3
Step – Sons:  
Garry Lee Martin, Sr.  of  Dowelltown, TN,  Ricky
Davis of Shelby, N.C.,  and  Don Davis of New Johnsonville, TN;
3 Daughters:  Faria Mae Temple and Deborah Harris,  both  of
Goodlettsville, TN,   and   Brenda Adcock  of  Greenbrier, TN;
1
Step – Daughter:   
Nancy Baker of Nashville, TN;   2   Special
Grandchildren:
   Brandon  Watson  and  Karrie  Watson;   14
Grandchildren
; and Several Great-Grandchildren.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
© 2008 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home