Funeral services for Mrs. Erma Sue Stafford Meadows,
age 77, a resident of Gainesboro, TN, will be held Friday, April
4, 2008, at 11 A.M. at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Young
Cemetery in the Shiloh community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 11 A.M. – 9
P.M., Thursday from 10 A.M. – 9 P.M., and on Friday from 9 A.
M. until time of services.
Mrs. Meadows passed away on Monday, March 31, 2008, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
She was born February 11, 1931, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Robert Stafford and Elizabeth Vanhooser Stafford.
On August 11, 1950, she was married to the late Ridley
Mitchell Meadows, who passed away October 21, 2001.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 2 Sons: Ricky Steve Meadows and Ronnie
Meadows; and 2 Daughters: Edith Louise Meadows and Sally
Survivors include 5 Sons and 3 Daughters-in-law: Billy
Joe and Janet Stafford of Livingston, TN, Robert E. and Debbie
Meadows , Roger Dale and Rose Meadows, Bobby Ray and
Donnie Meadows all of Gainesboro, TN; 2 Brothers: Ross
Stafford of Shelbyville, TN and James Stafford of Hartsville, TN;
1 Sister: Mattie Coffee of Kentucky; 8 Grandchildren; and 10
Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Doyle Wilmoth will officiate at
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Meadows family by contacting Anderson – Upper Cumberland
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