Funeral services for Mr. Luther Harlen "Jamup" Gibbons, 81,
of Cookeville, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, April 10,
2016, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Lynn Cemetery in the
Burristown community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 12 Noon to
9 P.M., and on Sunday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Wednesday, April 6, 2016, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born May 22, 1934, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late William Virgil Gibbons and Anna Gertrude Smith Gibbons.
He was married to the late Mary Juanita Gibbons. He was a
roofer, and a member of the Cummins Mill Baptist Church. He
served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in
death by 1 Son: William Thomas Gibbons; 2 Daughters: Patsy
Lee Gibbons and Anita Gibbons Ballard; 3 Brothers: Edd
Gibbons, Luke Gibbons, and Bud Gibbons; and 2 Sisters:
Gladys Dailey and Beatrice Gibbons.
Survivors include 1 Son: James H. Gibbons and fiancée,
Andrea Keltner of Cookeville, TN; 6 Grandchildren: Jennifer
Ballard, Amber D. Gibbons, Samantha Gipson, Austen Eury,
Alyxandria Eury, and Dani Eury; 4 Great Grandchildren: Ali A.
Alshawi, Faith C. Alshawi, Grayson Gipson, and Brentley
Gipson; 1 Son-in-Law: Danny Ballard of Gainesboro, TN; 1
Brother: Bruce Gibbons of Dayton, OH; 2 Sisters: Irene Mathis
of Dayton, OH, and Betty Dunn of Dayton, OH; and 1
Sister-in-Law: Carol Dailey Lawton of Cookeville, TN. Several
nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Ronnie Dunn and Bro. Quentin Lee will officiate at the
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