Funeral services for Mrs. Martha L. Scantland, 75, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday,
February 22, 2012, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home. Burial will follow in the Peek Cemetery in the Harmony
community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 3 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Wednesday from 12 Noon until time of services.
She passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2012 at Mabry
Health Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
She was born January 6, 1937, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Claud Daws and Arie B. Daws. On July 22, 1957, she
was married to George Ed Scantland, who survives. She
was a factory worker, and a member of the Burristown Church
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 5
Brothers: Austin, James Vesper, Claudine, Lewis, and Bobby
Survivors include her Husband: George Ed Scantland of
Gainesboro, TN; and 1 Brother: Elmer (Faye) Dawes of
Gainesboro, TN. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and
friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson, Bro. Mike Dennis, and Bro. Larry
Rhoten will officiate at the services.
© 2012 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home