Funeral services for Mrs. Linda Faye Hix, 72, of Gainesboro,
TN, will be held at 11 A.M. on Saturday, January 14, 2017, at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the John Young Cemetery in the Shiloh
community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M.,
and on Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born March 18, 1944, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Joe Pippin and Ora Pippin. She was married to the late
James A. Allen. She was a homemaker, and a member of the
New Salem Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 3 Brothers: William Joe Pippin, James Luther Pippin,
and Donnie Lee Pippin; 2 Sisters: Thelma Dean Jones and an
infant sister; and 1 Daughter: Marsha Zell Allen.
Survivors include 1 Son: James Brian (Crescent) Allen of
Gainesboro, TN; 2 Daughters: Melinda Kay (Donny) Sullivan of
Gainesboro, TN, and Carolyn Jean Allen of Gainesboro, TN; 5
Grandchildren: Michael Sullivan, Devin Sullivan, Katie Robin
Hollis, James Wyatt Allen, and Kyle Andrew Allen; 1 Great
Grandson: Avery; and 1 Brother: Roger Dale Pippin of
Gainesboro, TN. Several nieces, nephews, cousins, other
relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Alan Judd will officiate at the services.
Memorial donations may be made to the John Young
Cemetery by contacting the funeral home.
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