Funeral services for Mrs. Judy Ann Western, 62, of St.
Peters, MO, and formerly of Cookeville, TN, will be held at 1
P.M. on Friday, May 22, 2009, at Anderson – Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow
in the Brown Cemetery in the New Salem community of Jackson
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 12 Noon – 9
P.M., and Friday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
Mrs. Western passed away on Monday, May 18, 2009, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born October 3, 1946, in Piggott, AR, to Ila
“Marie” Gower Crow and the late William “Archie” Crow.
On December 14, 1963, she was married to the late Jimmie D.
Western, Sr., who passed away December 12, 1995. She was
a homemaker and beloved mother, and a member of the
O’Fallon Church of Christ in O’Fallon, MO.
In addition to her husband and father, she was preceded in
death by 1 Sister: Barbara Sue Kesler.
Survivors include 3 Sons: Jimmie D. Western, Jr. of
Ferndale, MI, Jeffrey (Jennifer) Western of St. Peters, MO, and
John Mark Western of Baxter, TN; 2 Daughters: Jodie (Jeremy)
Belk of Monterey, TN, and Julie Ann (Mel) Balmer of Raeford,
NC; her Mother: Ila “Marie” Gower Crow of Sterling Heights,
MI; 12 Grandchildren: Whitney, Evan, Marissa, Emily, and
Jayden Western, Joshua, Jessica, Lee, and Faith Ann Balmer,
Hannah Belk, Michael Western, and Ian Western; 1 Sister:
Dorothy (Jim) Warren of Troy, MI; and 2 Brothers-in-Law:
Garry (Martha) Western of Rickman, TN, and Aubrey Kesler of
Sterling Heights, MI.
Bro. Kevin White will officiate at the services.
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