Funeral  services  for  Mr.  Jack  Lyons  Meadows,  82,  of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  1  P.M. on Saturday,
February  19, 2011,  at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home  in  Gainesboro,  TN.   Burial  will  follow  in  the  Granville
Cemetery in Granville, TN.

 The  family  will  receive friends on Friday from 5 P.M. until 9 P.
M., and on Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

 He   passed   away   on   Saturday,  February  12,  2011,  at
Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
    
 He was born September 6, 1928, in Jackson  County, TN,  to
the   late   
Captain  Bob  Meadows  and  Edna  “Big  Moma”
Shoulders   Meadows
.   On   September  12,  1953,  he   was
married to
Anne Maddux Meadows, who survives.  He  was  a
retired  insurance  agent,   and   the  owner  of  R. L.  Meadows
Insurance Agency in Gainesboro, TN.

 He was a member of the Gainesboro Church  of  Christ,  and
the former President of Jackson County Little League. He was a
former   Jackson   County  commissioner  and  Gainesboro  City
Alderman. He  served  in the U.S. Air Force and was involved in
secret radar development.

 In  addition  to  his  parents, he  was  preceded in death by
1
Brother:   
Robert  Lee  Meadows;   and   4 Sisters:  Katherine
Cassetty, Ruth Childress, Brown Felker, and Claudine Cassetty.

 Survivors   include   his   
Wife:  Anne  Maddux  Meadows  of
Gainesboro,  TN;  
1  Son:  John (Stacey) Meadows of Mt. Juliet,
TN;  
1   Daughter:  Laura (Robert) Qualls  of  Nashville,  TN;  1
Granddaughter:  
Katherine Elizabeth Qualls  of  Knoxville, TN;
and
1 Brother: Thomas Henry (Maxine) Meadows of Louisville,
KY.

 Bro. John Notgrass will officiate at the services.

 Memorial  donations  may  be  made  to The Jackson County
Little League by contacting the funeral home.
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