Funeral services for Mrs. Elise Rhoten Garland, age 89, a
resident   of   Gainesboro,  TN,   will   be held Sunday, June 22,
2008,    at    2   P.M.  at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN.  Burial  will  follow  in  the  Rob Draper
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson  County,
TN.

The family will receive friends  on  Saturday  from  3  P.M.  – 7
P.M., and on Sunday from Noon until time of services.

Mrs. Garland passed away on Thursday, June 19,  2008,  at
Blount Memorial Hospital in Maryville, TN.
 
She was born January 6, 1919,  in  Jackson  County,  TN,  to
the   late   
James  Frank  and  Clara  Johnson  Rhoten.   On
December  17,  1938,  she  was  married  to  the  late   
Lincoln
Garland
, who passed away June 15, 1999.

She was a homemaker, and a member  of  the Stone Church of
Christ.

In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in
death by
1 Son: Gary Gray Garland.

Survivors include  
2  Sons and 1 Daughter-in-Law:  James
Garland of Shelbyville, TN   and   Clark David & Toni Garland of
Maryville, TN;   
8 Grandchildren: Denise Ostrowe, Tina Rippy,
James  Garland,  Jr.,  Aimee  Fair,  Courtney  Garland,  Jennifer
Shah, Lindsey Henley, & Jason Garland;  
16  Great Grandchildren;
Former Daughter-in-law:    Sandra Martin of Gainesboro, TN;
and
1 Sister: Hallie Weaver of Nashville, TN.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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