Funeral   services   for  Mr. Gordon A. “Gordie” Gardner,
65,  of  Gainesboro, Tennessee,   will   be   held  at  11 A.M. on
Thursday,  April  23,  2009,   at  Anderson – Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN.  Burial  will follow in the Flatt -
Woolbright  Cemetery   in   the   Center   Grove   community   of
Jackson County, TN.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday  from  4 P.M. – 9
P.M., and Thursday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

Mr. Gardner  passed  away  on  Monday,  April  20, 2009, at
Cookeville Regional Medical center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born June 30, 1943, in Hanover, NH, to the late  
Annie May Mann Gardner.   On  September 30, 1978, he
was married to
Jessie Gardner, who survives.

He  was  retired  from  the  U.S. Army  and  a  Member of the
American Legion after 38 years of service.  He  was  a  Jackson
County School Bus Driver and a member of the Masonic Lodge.

Survivors  include  his  
Wife: Jessie Gardner of Gainesboro,
1 Son: Gary (Kathie) Gardner of Hartford, VT; 1 Daughter:
Rose (Ronnie) Flatt of Gainesboro, TN;
1 Brother:  Clyde (Ina)
Gardner   of   Fairlee,   VT;    
4    Grandchildren:  Dustin Flatt,
Kimberly Flatt, Gail Gardner,   and   Garrison Gardner;   and   
Special Niece:
Cindy Wood of Bradford, VT.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
© 2009 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home