Jimmy  Clay  Stafford,  74,    of    Cookeville,    Tennessee,
passed away on Thursday, November  14, 2013,  at  Cookeville
Regional  Medical  Center. The  family  has  chosen  cremation,
with no services at this time.

  He was born July  22, 1939, in  Jackson  County, TN,  to  the
Clifford Stafford and Lucy Stafford.  He  was  married  to
the late
Christine Stafford. He worked in furniture  upholstery,
and was a member of the Church of Christ.

  In  addition  to  his  wife  and  parents, he  was  preceded  in
death by
2 Sons: Michael Stafford and Mark Stafford; 1 Sister:
Lilly Stafford; and  
2  Brothers: Joe Edward Stafford and Junior
Ray Stafford.

  Survivors   include   
1   Daughter:   Sherri   McCormick     of
Gainesboro, TN;   
4  Grandchildren: Keisha (Jason) Harper of
Gainesboro, TN,  Kaylia (Chanse) Hopkins  of  Gainesboro, TN,
Beth (Barry) Hammock of Bloomington Springs, TN, and Joshua
2  Great Grandchildren:  Khloe Harper  and   Brycen
1 Brother: Hollis Lee Stafford of Cookeville, TN; and
5  Sisters:  Juanita Brown, Phyllis Haney, Marie (Morte) Owens,
and Karen (Kelly) Cassetty, all  of  Gainesboro, TN,  and  Kathy
(Rex) Ledbetter of Cookeville, TN.
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