Funeral    services    for    Mr.   Eugene   Stafford,   80,  of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, April
14,  2013,  at  Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home  in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in  the
McCoinsville community of Jackson County, TN.

 The  family  will  receive  friends on Saturday from 1 P.M. – 9
P.M., and Sunday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

 He  passed  away  on  Friday,  April  12,  2013, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center.
    
 He was born August 28, 1932, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late
Henderson Stafford   and   Lucindy Haney Stafford. On
June 16, 1951, he was  married  to  
Margaret E. Stafford, who
survives. He  was  a  farmer, and  a  member of the  Free  State
Church of Christ.

 In  addition  to  his  parents, he  was  preceded in death by
1
Son:
Danny L. Stafford;   4  Brothers: Clifford, Fred, James H.,
and   Roger Stafford;   and   
4   Sisters:  Nannie Bell Mayberry,
Mattie  May  Stafford,   Onia  Elizabeth  Hix,   and    Brinie  Jewel
Hammock.

 Survivors    include    his    
Wife:    Margaret  E.  Stafford   of
Gainesboro, TN;
1 Son: Bobby Gene Stafford and wife, Kim,  of
Gainesboro,   TN;    
1    Daughter:    Brenda   Faye   Peek    of
Gainesboro, TN;   
6   Grandchildren:   Toni (Tony) Scantland,
Amy Avent, Heather (Jeremiah) Plemmons, Daniel Stafford  and
friend,  Ashley  Tippit,  Matt Stafford,    and    Andy   Stafford;  
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Brother:
Ray (Bunie) Stafford of Gainesboro, TN; and 8 Great
Grandchildren:
Leah (Jeff) Harrison, Nicolas Scantland, Hillary
Avent,   Casey Avent,   Taylor Plemmons,   Brendon Plemmons,
Myka Stafford, and Adreana Stafford. Several nieces, nephews,
other relatives, and friends also survive.

 Bro. Chris Reecer will officiate at the services.
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