Funeral services for Mrs. Gertrude Chrisman Gabbard, 86,
of  Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 11 A.M. on Monday,
November 15,  2010,  at Deaton Funeral Home in Jackson, KY.
Burial will follow in the Gabbard Cemetery in Athol, KY.

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 4P.M. to 9P.M.
at  Anderson-Upper Cumberland  Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN  and  on  Sunday  from  4 P.M. to 9 P.M . at  Deaton Funeral
Home in Jackson, KY.

She passed away on Friday, November 12, 2010 at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
 
She was born February 18,  1924 in Campton, KY, to the late
Charlie Chrisman and Laura Spencer Chrisman Profitt. On
May  26,  1952  she  was  married  to  
Paul  W.  Gabbard  who
survives. She was a beautician and of the Lutheran faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her
step-father: Chester Profitt.

Survivors  include  her  
husband:  Paul  W.  Gabbard  of
Gainesboro, TN;  
2  Sons:  Paul H. Gabbard of Gainesboro,
TN; and John  D.  Gabbard  and  wife  Tammy  of  Gainesboro,  
TN;  
2 Grandchildren:  Justin  P.  Gabbard  and  Katlyn
Gabbard;
1 Great-Grandchild:  Jackson  Paul  Gabbard;  2  
Brothers
: Elbert Chrisman and Fred Vanderpool both of
Gainesboro, TN;
4 Sisters: Betty Anderson of South Lyon, MI;
Faye Herbert of Walled  Lake,  MI;  Joann  Pendergrass  of  
Novi,  MI  and Nora Buchanan of Middleton, OH; several nieces
and  nephews  also survive.

Rev. Seldon Short will officiate at the services.
© 2010 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home