Funeral services for Mr. Fay Stafford, 81, of Whitleyville,
Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on Monday, May 21, 2007, at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Clark Cemetery in Whitleyville, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 4 – 9 P.M.,
Sunday from noon – 9 P.M., and Monday from 9 A.M. until time
Mr. Stafford passed away on Friday, May 18, 2007, at The
Palace in Red Boiling Springs, TN.
He was born December 15, 1925 , in Jackson County,
Tennessee, to the late Jim and Addie Stafford. He was
married to the late Lorene Stafford, who passed away July 12,
1985. He was a retired logger and a member of the Beech
Grove Church of Christ. Mr. Stafford served in the U.S. Navy
during World War II.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in
death by 1 Son: Douglas Fay Stafford; 1 Grandson: Matthew
Stafford; 3 Brothers: Jordan, Lex, and John Henry Stafford; &
5 Sisters: Ethel Stafford, Polly Stafford, Annie Stewart, Mamie
Jones, and Vallie Cunningham.
Survivors include 1 Son: Timmy Stafford of Red Boiling
Springs, TN; 2 Daughters: Margie Jenkins and Vanessa
Stafford, both of Whitleyville, TN; 7 Grandchildren: Kenneth
(Varonda) Jenkins of Lafayette, TN, Michael (Kellie) Jenkins of
Pleasant Shade, TN, T.J. Stafford of Pleasant Shade, TN, Lisa
Fogle of Red Boiling Springs, TN, Turra Phillips of Red Boiling
Springs, TN, Chelsea Stafford and Sierra Stafford, both of Red
Boiling Springs, TN; 1 Sister: Lucy Mason of Ohio; 14 Great-
Grandchildren; and 1 Great-Great Grandchild.
Bro. O’Neal Huffines will officiate at the services.
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