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
Christ.

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
May Meadows

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
Great-Grandchildren
.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Doyle Wilmoth will officiate  at
the services.

In lieu of flowers,  memorial  donations  may  be  made to the
Meadows  family  by  contacting Anderson – Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home.
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