Funeral services for Mrs. Eva Jones Mahaney, 89, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 11 A.M. on Friday, May
27, 2011, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Mahaney Cemetery on
Hopkins Hollow Road in Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5 P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Friday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at
Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, TN.
She was born February 10, 1922, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Sid Tom Jones and Nannie Haile Jones. On
October 25, 1947, she was married to the late John D.
Mahaney. She was a homemaker, and a member of the New
Salem Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 1 Daughter: Shirley Judkins; 1 Son: J.D. Mahaney;
1 Brother: Lewis Jones; and 3 Sisters: Fannie Mai Allen,
Nettie Lee Huff, and Effie Belle Brown.
Survivors include 2 Grandchildren: Michelle (Sam) Mainord
of Gainesboro, TN, and Adam Judkins of Alexandria, TN; 5
Great-Grandchildren: Shelby Mainord, Reese George, Grant
Mainord, Elizabeth George, and Emily Judkins; 1 Son-in-law:
Robert Judkins of Lebanon, TN; 1 Daughter-in-law: Carolyn
Short of Gainesboro, TN; and 1 Sister: Retta Elrod of
Granville, TN. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and
friends also survive.
Bro. Sam Mainord will officiate at the services.
Memorial donations may be made to the Mahaney Cemetery
by contacting the funeral home.
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