Funeral    services    for   Mrs.   Elise   Lambert,     80,    of
Bloomington   Springs,  Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  2 P.M. on
Sunday,  July  29,  2012,   at   Anderson  -  Upper   Cumberland
Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the  Sam  Flatt  Cemetery  on
Shepardsville Highway in Jackson County, TN.

 The   family  will  receive  friends  on  Saturday  from  2  P.M.  
until 9 P.M. and on Sunday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

 She  passed  away  on  Friday,  July  27, 2012  at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.

 She was born May 11, 1932 in  Jackson  County, TN,  to  the
Ben and  Clara Birdwell.   She  was  married  to  the  late
Bernice  Lambert, who passed  away  on  June 10, 1975. She
was  a  homemaker,  and a member of the Philadelphia  Church
of Christ.

 In addition to her  parents  and  husband, she was preceded
in death by
1 Great Grandchild: Nicholas Lackey;  3   Brothers:
John  A.  Birdwell,   Earl   Birdwell,   and   Lloyd   Birdwell; and
 Estelle Billingsley,  Eudell Flatt,  Ruby Jewell Burgess,
and Dorothy Birdwell.

 Survivors include:
2  Sons: Roger Lambert, and wife Sherry,
of Kingsport, TN;  and  Ronnie Lambert  of  Gainesboro, TN;   
:  Carolyn Lambert, and special friend, Lillard  Smith
of Bloomington Springs, TN; and Barbara, and husband,  Glenn
Stage, of Bloomington Springs, TN;
3 Grandsons: Chris  Stage
and his wife, Susan; James Lambert and his wife, Heather;  and
Timmy Lambert;  
4  Granddaughters:  Angie   Lambert;  Misty,
and  her  husband,  Austin  Bateman;  Lisa Lambert; and Tracy
Stage, and her fiancé, Nick Fannin;
12  Great-Grandchildren:
Jacob, Katie, Seth, Brianna, Ben, Lydia, Wyatt,  Morgan,  Cody,
Nicole, Brittany, and Ashley;  
1  Brother: Charles  Birdwell  and
his wife, Elise, of Baxter, TN;  and  
1  Sister:  Treva Thomas  of
Cookeville, TN.

 Bro. Morgan Medlin and Bro. Mike Webb will officiate  at  the
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