Funeral services for Mr. Luke E. Stafford, 73, of
Gainesboro, TN will be held at 12 Noon on Tuesday, May 13,
2014, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in the
McCoinsville community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 4 P.M. - 8
P.M., and Tuesday from 8 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born April 7, 1941, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Charlie Herd Stafford and Rose Lena Stafford. He worked
in construction and factory work, and retired after 20 years at
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2
Sons: Jeffery Neal and Gregory Edgar Stafford; 2 Brothers: Billy
"Rastus" Stafford and Ray L. Stafford; and the Mother of his
children: Linda Sue Biggs.
Survivors include 1 Son: Douglas (Luanne) Stafford of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter: Audra (Todd) Owsley of
Burkesville, KY; 4 Grandchildren: Trent and Seth Owsley of
Burkesville, KY, Ciara (J.W.) Jones of Gainesboro, TN, and
Jaedyn Stafford of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Great Grandchild: James
Easton Jones; 2 Sisters: Sue Walker of Smithville, TN, and
Sarah (Paul) Herren of Silver Point, TN; and Extended Family:
Jo Helen and Rachel Heady, Sydney and Jacob Heady, Austin
Johnson, Corey Stafford, and Kandice Roland.
Bro. James Bybee will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to help
with funeral expenses by contacting the funeral home.
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