Funeral services for Mrs. Lucy Stafford, 84, of the Dudneys
Hill community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be held at 2
P.M. on Saturday, October 1, at Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in the
McCoinsville community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends Friday from 5 P.M. – 9 P.M., and
Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services at Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mrs. Stafford passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2005,
at Bethesda Health Care Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born June 3, 1921, in Jackson County, Tennessee, to
the late John Lowe Stafford and Jennie C. Copeland
Stafford. On October 18, 1934, she was married to the late
Clifford B. Stafford, who passed away on October 17, 1970.
Mrs. Stafford was a homemaker, and was a member of the
Dudneys Hill Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Daughter: Lilly Stafford; 2 Infant Sons: Joe
Edward and Junior Ray Stafford; 2 Grandchildren: Mark and
Michael Stafford; 1 Great-Grandchild: Meagan Cassetty; 4
Brothers; and 5 Sisters.
Survivors include 2 Sons: Jimmy C. Stafford of Baxter, TN; and
Hollis Lee Stafford of Cookeville, TN; 5 Daughters: Juanita
Brown, Phyllis Jewell Haney, Marie Owens and husband Morte,
and Karen Cassetty and husband Kelly, all of Gainesboro, TN;
and Kathy Ledbetter and husband Rex of Cookeville, TN; 2
Brothers: Elmer Stafford of Red Boiling Springs, TN; and P.J.
Stafford of Cookeville, TN; 12 Grandchildren: Stephen and
Malinda Brown, Ronald B. Haney, Shanna Pippin, Misti Greer,
Kristy Boles, Robin Perrin, April Petty, Holly Stafford, Sherri
McCormick, and Danny and Kevin Stafford; 17 Great-
Grandchildren; and 4 Great-Great-Grandchildren.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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