Funeral   services   for   Mr. Jerry Randell Strong,  61,   of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will  be  held  at  10 A.M. on Saturday,
July 24, 2010,  at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home
in   Gainesboro,   TN.   Burial  will  follow  in  the  John  L.  Clark
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Friday  from  1 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Saturday from 8 A.M. until time of services.

He   passed   away   on   Wednesday,   July   21,   2010,   at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
   
He  was  born  August  8, 1948,  in  Celina,  TN,  to  the  late
Herbert and Maxie Strong. On July 18, 1998, he was married
to   
Helen  Strong,  who  survives.  He  worked   for   Lakeland
Electric in Cookeville, TN, and was a member  of  the  Church of
Christ.

In  addition  to  his  parents, he  was  preceded in death by
1
Brother:
Ray Strong;  and  3  Sisters:  Clarene Moore,  Janice
Lancaster, and Sue Strong.

Survivors include his
Wife: Helen Strong of Gainesboro, TN; 3  
Sons:  
 Gerald Randall (Teresa) Strong of Chattanooga, TN,
Randy (Paula) Givens  of  Granville,  TN,   and   Danny (Tanya)
Givens of the Grant community of Carthage, TN;
3  Daughters:
Sandy (Jeff) Goolsby  of  Gosport,  IN,  Leslie (Chris) Comer   of
Gamiel, KY,  and  Debbie (Dewayne) Phann of Carthage, TN;
 6
Brothers:
James (Martha) Strong  of  Celina,  TN,  Walt (Rose)
Strong of Celina, TN,  Wayne (Evelyn) Strong   of   Gainesboro,
TN,   Jack Strong of Gainesboro, TN,   Robert (Gail) Strong    of
Murfreesboro, TN, and  Mitchell (Bonnie) Strong  of  Livingston,
TN;
2  Sisters: Wanda Herbertz of Ohio, and Barbara (Ben) Hix
of   Gainesboro,   TN;    
12    Grandchildren;   and   3   Great-
Grandchildren
.

Bro. Don Bryant will officiate at the services.
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