Funeral services for Mrs. Evia Nell Flynn Bull, 82, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Monday,
February 16, 2009, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Lynn Cemetery
in the Burristown community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 11 A.M. – 9
P.M., and Monday from 9 A.M until time of services.
Mrs. Bull passed away on Thursday, February 12, 2009, at
Mabry Health Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
She was born August 18, 1926, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Walter Fowler and Ruby Whitaker Flynn. On
December 6, 1943, she was married to the late Asa Arthur
Bull, who passed away April 8, 1991. She was a homemaker,
and a member of the Pleasant Hill Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 1 Son: Charles Bull; 2 Daughters: Myra Sue
Spivey and Freda Hensley; 3 Grandchildren: Nicholas Lacy,
Rhonda Joyce Bull, and Beth Wynell Bull; 2 Brothers: Charlie
Fowler Flynn and Major Joe Flynn; 2 Sisters: Olene Spivey
and Wilma Barlow; 2 Sons-in-Law: Nim Lacy, Sr. and Larry
Hensley; and 1 Daughter-in-Law: Catherine Bull.
Survivors include 3 Sons: Ronnie (Cristie) Bull of Livingston,
TN, Donnie (Becky) Bull of Cookeville, TN, and Danny Bull of
Gainesboro, TN; 3 Daughters: Barbara (Glenn) Webb and
Betty Lacy, all of Livingston, TN, and Bonnie (Charlie) Burton of
Baxter, TN; 1 Daughter-in-Law: Charlotte Bull of Parma, OH; 1
Son-in-Law: Robert Spivey of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Brother: Earl
(Martha) Flynn of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Sister-in-Law: Ina Flynn
of Gainesboro, TN; 3 Grandchildren whom she raised and
lived with her: Robert, Heather, and Travis Spivey; 22
Grandchildren; 23 Great-Grandchildren; and 1 Great-
Great Grandchild. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives,
and friends also survive.
Bro. Frank Criswell will officiate at the services.
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