Funeral services for Mr. Jimmy Joe Phann, 56, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on Saturday,
March 12, in the chapel of Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in
The family will receive friends Thursday from 4 – 9 P.M., Friday
from 11 A.M. – 9 P.M., and Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of
services at Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mr. Phann passed away on Wednesday, March 9, 2005, at his
He was born August 1, 1948, in Jackson County to Lucille
Phann and the late Reggie Phann. In September, 1965, he
was married to Kathy Jo Phann, who survives.
Mr. Phann was the co-owner of J&J Auto Sales. He was
affiliated with the Baptist church, and was a 7-term alderman for
the town of Gainesboro. Mr. Phann also served on the
Gainesboro Planning Commission. In addition to his father, he
was preceded in death by 1 Sister: Brenda Sue Heady; his
Maternal Grandparents: Amos and Katie Smith; and his
Paternal Grandparents: Major and Julie Phann.
Survivors include his wife: Kathy Jo Phann of Gainesboro, TN;
2 Sons and 1 Daughter-in-Law: Jeffery E. Phann of
Gainesboro, TN, and Jimmy E. & Sherrie Phann of
Gainesboro, TN; 2 Daughters and Sons-in-Law: Jackie &
Wayne Harper of Mt. Juliet, TN, and Julie & Jason Holliman
of Chattanooga, TN; his mother: Lucille Phann of Gainesboro,
TN; 1 Brother and Sister-in-Law: Jr. and Deborah Phann of
Gainesboro, TN; 2 Sisters and Brothers-in-Law: Faye & Dwane
Head of Gainesboro, TN, and Joyce & Corbit Herd of
Gainesboro, TN; and 4 Grandchildren: Zachary Phann,
Kassidy Phann, Kailyn Phann, and Alexander Harper.
Dr. Doug Dycus and Bro. Larry Brown will officiate at the
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