Funeral  services  for  Mrs. Marjorie G. Mathis,  age 97, a
resident of Gainesboro, TN,  will  be  held  Monday  at 3 P.M. at
Anderson – Upper  Cumberland Funeral Home  in  Gainesboro,
TN.  Burial  will  follow  in  the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.  

The family will  receive  friends  on  Sunday  from  3  P.M.  –  6
P.M., and on Monday from 2 P.M. until time of services.

Mrs. Mathis passed away  on  Saturday,  March  1,  2008, at
Mabry Health Care and Rehab Center in Gainesboro, TN.
 
She was born July 29, 1910, in Jackson County,  TN,  to  the
late
 John    and    Alsa   Josephine   Spurlock   Mabry.   On
December  3,  1926,  she  was  married to the late
Cordell Hull
Mathis
, who passed away May 11, 1984.

She  was  a  homemaker,  and  a member of the Flynn’s Lick
Church of Christ.

In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded in
death by
1 Son: Dr. Mabry Mathis;  and  1  Brother:  Andrew
Mabry.

Survivors include
1 Son and Daughter-in-Law: Dr. Charles
and Jane Mathis of Russellville, KY;  
1  Daughter  and Son-in-
law:
   Helen    and   Matt   Forkum    of    Gainesboro,   TN;    9
Grandchildren:
Vicki Abernathy, Mark Forkum,  Cathy Forkum
Arms, Charlie Mathis, Steven Mathis, Janie Mathis, Mary Mathis,
Donnie Anderson and Judy Riggs;   
3  Great - Grandchildren:
Beth Abernathy,   Jo Ellen Abernathy,  and   Alexa   Forkum;   
1
Brother:
Russell Mabry of MI;   and   2 Sisters: Mildred Wire of
Oklahoma and Martha Meadows of California.   Other   relatives
and friends also survive.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
© 2008 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home