Funeral   services   for   Mr. John Walter Sprague,  68,  of
Gainesboro,  Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  7  P.M. on Tuesday,
January  20,  2009,  at  Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. The family has chosen cremation.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Tuesday  from 3 P.M. – 7
P.M.

Mr. Sprague passed away on Sunday, January 18, 2009,  at his
residence.
  
He was born October 27, 1940, in Wheaton, Missouri, to  the
late
Edgar Basil  and  Helen Sanders Sprague.   He   was   a
truck driver and served in the U.S. Army.

In  addition  to  his  parents,  he was preceded in death by  
1
Brother:
Butch Sprague.

Survivors include his
Wife:  Cortina Sprague of Gainesboro,
TN;     
2   Daughters:   Betty Reitz,   of   California   and   Lanai
Richardson of the North Springs community of Jackson  County,
TN;
1 Son: Shawn Sprague, of Gainesboro, TN;   3   Brothers:
Andy, Colin and Garry Sprague, all of California; and
4 Sisters:
Beverly Cano, Trisha Sprague, Alta Morano, and Karen Parker,
all of California.   
6  Grandchildren and 1  Great  Grandchild
also survive.

Bro. Robert Byers  and  Bro. Bobby Barefield  will  officiate at
the services.
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