Funeral services for Mr. Jeremy Duane Rector, 28, of the
Dodson Branch community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will
be held at 12 Noon on Wednesday, April 8, 2009, at Anderson
– Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial
will follow in the Dodson Branch Cemetery in the Dodson
Branch community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 4 P.M. – 9
P.M., Tuesday from 4 P.M. – 9 P.M., and Wednesday from
9 A.M. until time of services.
Mr. Rector passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2009, as a
result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born March 28, 1981, in Putnam County, TN, to
Donnie and Teresa Rector. He was a construction worker and
of the Freewill Baptist faith. He loved mudding down on the
river; spending time with his kids; playing Playstation with
Mason; watching movies, wrestling, and NASCAR; playing rook;
He was preceded in death by his Paternal Grandfather:
Martin Rector; and his Maternal Grandmother: Kara Choate.
Survivors include 1 Son: Mason Rector of Gainesboro, TN; 1
Daughter: Morgan Rector of Gainesboro, TN; his Parents:
Donnie and Teresa Rector of the Dodson Branch community of
Jackson County, TN; 1 Sister: Shannon (Tracey) Millsaps of
Gainesboro, TN; Paternal Grandmother: Joyce Rector of the
Dodson Branch community of Jackson County, TN; Maternal
Grandfather: Donald Choate of Monroe, TN; Very Special
Friend: Stephanie Gentry of Gainesboro, TN; Father and
Mother-in-Law and best friend: James and Donna Elrod of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Nephew: Tyler Millsaps; and 1 Niece:
Kylee Millsaps. Several aunts, uncles, other relatives, and
friends also survive.
Bro. Jeff Short will officiate at the services.
© 2009 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home