Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Nadean Smith, 84, of the
Burristown community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be
held at 1 P.M. on Tuesday, December 15, 2009, 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 Monday from 4 P.M. – 9 P.M.,
and Tuesday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
Mrs. Smith passed away on Sunday, December 13, 2009, at
She was born March 15, 1925, in Overton County, TN, to
the late T.T. “Boss” Huffines and Maudie Flatt Huffines. On
March 19, 1947, she was married to the late James Luke
Smith, who passed away July 28, 2006. She was a retired
factory worker and homemaker. She was a member of the
Poston’s Chapel Community Church in the Burristown
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 4 Brothers: Hobert, Howard, Clarence, and Fred
Huffines; and 2 Sisters: Gertrude Smith and Edith Masters.
Survivors include 2 Daughters and Sons-in-Law: Reita
and Jerry White of the Dodson Branch community of Jackson
County, TN, and Brenda and Bobby Scantland of Gainesboro,
TN; 3 Grandchildren: Christy (Daniel) Kowalski of Cookeville,
TN, Jeff Scantland of Gainesboro, TN, and Marty (Amanda)
Scantland of Gainesboro, TN; 3 Great – Grandchildren: Jake
Scantland, Jaryn Scantland, and Peyton Kowalski; and 1
Sister: Gwendola Garrett of Anderson, IN.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Rev. Charles Jones will officiate at
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