Funeral   services   for  Mrs. Daris Ragland Apple,  91,  of
Gainesboro,  Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  1  P.M. on Tuesday,
November  23, 2010, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home  in  Gainesboro,  TN.   Burial  will  follow  in  the  Granville
Cemetery in Granville, TN.

The  family  will  receive  friends on Monday from  3  P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Tuesday from 11 A.M. until time of services.

She  passed  away   on   Saturday,  November  20,  2010, at
Masters Health Care Center in Algood, TN.
   
She was born May 20, 1919, in Jackson  County, TN,  to  the
late   
Sidney Ragland   and  Sarah  Ann  Kirby  Ragland. On
August 13, 1936,  she  was  married  to  the  late  
John Homer
Apple
,   who  passed  away   March   29,   2007.   She   was   a
homemaker,  and  a  member  of  the  Gainesboro  First  United
Methodist Church.

In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded
in   death   by   
1   Granddaughter:    Jane   Apple   Barlow;   7
Brothers:
 Bedford,  Vernon,  Savage,  Verble,  Lester, Cordell
and  Guy  Ragland;   and   
2   Sisters:  Bessie Brown and Ethel
Brown.

Survivors   include   
3   Sons:   Ted Apple  of  Nashville, TN,
Jimmie Apple of Gainesboro, TN, and Ray (Jeri) Apple of White,
GA;  
2  Daughters:   Peggy (Leroy) Mackie  of  Cookeville, TN,
and Patty Apple Barlow  of  Lebanon, TN;  
13  Grandchildren:  
Melinda Anderson,  Jennifer Kossman,  Emily Brown,   Susanne
Lee,  Tim Barlow,  Lucinda Barlow,   Terry Apple,    Chris Apple,
Melanie Burd, John & Mark Apple, Stephanie Apple, and Jeffrey
Apple;  
1  Brother: Thurman Ragland of Sterling Heights, MI;  3
Sisters:
Nell Barton of Russellville, KY, Elise Huff of Sparta, TN,
and   Bobbye   Williams    of    Hermitage,   TN;  and  
18   Great
Grandchildren
.

Rev. Jackie Wheeler will officiate at the services.
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