Funeral services for Mr. James Luke Smith, 82, of the
Burristown community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be
held at 2:30 P.M. on Sunday, July 30, at Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Lynn Cemetery in the
Burristown community of Jackson County.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 4 P.M. – 9 P.M.
and   Sunday  from   noon   until   time   of  services  at   Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.

Mr. Smith passed away on  Friday, July  28,  2006,  at   the
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, Tennessee.

He was born August 20, 1923, in Jackson County to the late
Charlie Benton Smith and Clio Anderson Smith. On March
19, 1947, he was married to
Nadean Smith, who survives.

Mr. Smith   was  a   farmer,   factory   worker,   and   former
employee of the Jackson County Hwy. Dept. He was a member
of  the  Poston’s Chapel Community Church  in  the Burristown
community  of  Jackson County, and  served  in  the  U.S. Army
during World War II.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by
Hobert Smith; and 1 Sister: Effie Smith.

Survivors include
his wife: Nadean Smith of the Burristown
community of Jackson County;  
2  Daughters  and  Sons-in-
Reita & Jerry White of the Dodson Branch community of
Jackson Co., and Brenda & Bobby Scantland of Gainesboro,
3 Grandchildren: Christy Kowalski of Cookeville, TN; Jeff
and   Marty Scantland   both   of   Gainesboro,  TN;  
3  Great-
  Jacob Scantland,   Jaryn Scantland,   and
Peyton Kowalski; and
1 Sister: Lucille Smith of Cookeville, TN.

Bro. Phillip Morgan and Bro. Mike Ayers will officiate at the
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