Funeral  services  for   Mrs. Ethel Rhoten Stewart,  86,  of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will  be  held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday,
October  20,  2010,  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 Tuesday from  11  A.M. – 8 P.
M., and on Wednesday from 11 A.M. until time of services.

She  passed  away   on   Sunday,   October   17,   2010,   at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
  
She was born December 26, 1923,  in  Jackson  County, TN, to
the late  
Clay Rhoten  and  Ova West Rhoten.  On  August
10, 1940, she was married to the late  
Jonah Raggio Stewart,
who passed away on September 26, 2006. She  was  a  nurse’s
aide at Jackson County Hospital,
and a member of the Dudney’s
Hill Church of Christ.

In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded
in
death by
1 Grandson: David Scott Stoup; 1  Granddaughter:
Linda Gay Clark;   
1   Great-Grandson:   Randy Eli Kohara;   2
Brothers:
Ray Rhoten and Hollis Rhoten; and 2 Sisters: Rose
Heady and Christine Rhoten.

Survivors    include    
3   Daughters:   Barbara   Stewart    of
Gainesboro, TN,  Jean Brieter of Michigan, and  Shirley Clark of
Michigan;  
1   Brother:  Herbert  Rhoten  of  Cookeville,  TN;  2
Sisters:   
Edith    Bennett    and    Robbie    Stewart,    both   of
Gainesboro, TN;  
9  Grandchildren,  39 Great-Grandchildren,  and 21
Great-Great Grandchildren
.

Bro. Lance Reynolds will officiate at the services.
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