Funeral     services     for     John  R.  Billingsley,    53,   of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  12 Noon on Monday,
June  28,  2010,  at   Anderson  –  Upper  Cumberland  Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Rash Cemetery
in the Antioch community of Jackson County.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Sunday from 5 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Monday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

He  passed  away  on  Friday,  June  25, 2010, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
   
He was born January 8, 1957, in Jackson County, TN,  to the
late  
Rupert N.   and   Dorothy Kirby Billingsley.   He  was   a
farmer, and attended Tennessee Tech University.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in  death  by  his
Paternal  Grandparents:   Benton M.    and    Nancy   Whitson
Billingsley;  and  his  
Maternal Grandparents:  Daniel  Averett
and Eleanor Biggs Kirby.

Survivors include  1  Brother: Jerry N. Billingsley of Seabrook,
TX;  and  
1  Niece: Krista Billingsley of Gainesboro, TN.   Other
relatives and many friends also survive.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. John Anderson will officiate at
the services.
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