Funeral services for Mrs. Edith C. “Tootsie” Ragland, 72, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at  1 P.M.  on  Tuesday,
May 17, 2011, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home
in  Gainesboro, TN.  Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery
in the Flynns Lick community of Jackson County, TN.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Monday  from  4 P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Tuesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

She   passed   away   on   Sunday,  May  15,  2011,   at   the
Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, TN.
   
She  was  born  July 16, 1938, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late    
Ernest   Bee   Richardson   and   Willie   Jo   Stafford
Richardson
.   On  July  21, 1956,  she  was  married to the late
Logan Bryan Ragland, who  passed  away  on  July  24, 1990.
She  was  a  certified  nursing  assistant and homemaker, and a
member of the Gibson Avenue Church of Christ.

Survivors   include   
1   Son:   James  Ragland; 1 Daughter:
Sonya Haney  of  Gainesboro, TN;
 4 Grandchildren:  Jennifer
Haney,  Logan Ragland, Robert Ragland,  and  Justin Ragland;
and
1 Sister: Rosie Lawson of Gainesboro, TN.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.

In  lieu  of  flowers, memorial donations  may  be made to the
Richmond Cemetery by contacting the funeral home.
© 2011 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home