Funeral services for Mr. George Raymond Pharris, 84, of
Granville, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday,
September 29, 2013, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Sam
Flatt Cemetery in Bloomington Springs, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 1 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and Sunday from 12 Noon until time of services.
He passed away on Thursday, September 26, 2013, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
He was born January 10, 1929, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late George “Wash” Pharris and Prudie Lambert
Pharris. On February 18, 1950, he was married to the late
Pauline Medlin Pharris, who passed away February 5, 1998.
He was a farmer, and a member of the Philadelphia Church of
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in
death by 1 Son: Donnie Ray Pharris; 1 Brother: Kenneth
Pharris; and 1 Sister: Estelle Ramey.
Survivors include 1 Son: Dale Pharris of the Nameless
community of Jackson County, TN; 5 Grandchildren: Travis
Pharris, Troy Pharris, Tim Pharris, Tosha Pharris, and
Constance Key; 4 Great Grandchildren; 1 Brother: Donald
Pharris of Granville, TN; and 2 Sisters: Adelle Pharris of
Granville, TN, and Lydia Sue Stephens of MI.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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