Funeral   services   for   Mr.   Jimmy   Ray   Stafford,   69,  of
Whitleyville, Tennessee, will be held at 1  P.M.  on  Wednesday,
July 2, 2014, 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, TN.

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

 He  passed  away  on  Monday, June 30, 2014, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
    
 He was born September 15, 1944, in Jackson County, TN, to
the  late  Jordan  "Stormy"  Stafford   and   Ocie   Stafford.    On
November 18, 1972,  he  was  married  to  Cathy Sircy Stafford,
who survives. He was a mechanic and construction worker,  and
a member of the Beech Grove Church of Christ.   He  served  in
the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era.

 In  addition  to  his  parents, he was preceded in death  by  1
Sister and 2 Brothers.

 Survivors    include    his    Wife:   Cathy   Sircy   Stafford   of
Whitleyville, TN;  4  Sons:  Duane Stafford of Florida, and Jason
Stafford, Cain Stafford, and  Joshua Stafford, all of Gainesboro,
TN;   1   Daughter:  Rhonda  McDowell   of   Whitleyville,  TN;  9
Grandchildren:   Whitney   Stafford,   Kayley   Stafford,     Isaiah
Stafford,   Hannah Stafford,   Abagail Stafford,  Chad McDowell,
Anna McDowell,  Isaac Stafford,  and  Aleasia  Stafford;   and  1
Brother: Harold Stafford of Gainesboro, TN.

 Bro. David Sisco   and   Bro. Dan Huffines will officiate at  the
services.
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