Funeral   services   for   Mrs. Elise “Trix” Stafford,  89,  of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,  will  be  held at  11 A.M. on Saturday,
August  22,  2009,   at   Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN.  Burial  will  follow in the John L. Clark
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson  County,
TN.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Friday  from   5   P.M. – 9
P.M., and Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

Mrs. Stafford  passed  away   on   Wednesday,   August  19,
2009, at Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, TN.
  
She was born February 16, 1920, in Clay County, TN, to the
late  
Bedford and Avo Boles.   She  was  married  to  the  late
Aaron F. Stafford, who passed away July 8, 1971.  She  was a
homemaker, and a member of the Church of Christ.

In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded in  
death  by  
5 Brothers: Roy Boles, Earl Boles, Robert Boles,
Billy Boles, and Rudolph Boles; and  
3  Sisters: Olene Stafford,
Ila Boles, and Jenny Boles.

Survivors   include   
1  Son: Paul W. Stafford of Gainesboro,
TN;  
1  Sister:  Elna Boles Trisdale of Red Boiling Springs,  TN;
Special Friend: Denise Carver of Gainesboro, TN;  2  Special
Nieces:
Linda Dixon and Nancy Vinson;   and   several   nieces
and nephews.

Bro. Randy Bybee will officiate at the services.
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