Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Rachel Lynn, 86, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday,
October 8, 2011, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Chaffin
Cemetery in the Roaring River community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 10 A.M. until
time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, October 4, 2011, at Mabry
Health Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
She was born April 22, 1925, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Albert Lynn and Eva Grace Lynn. On September 1,
1949, she was married to the late Kermith Rexford Lynn, who
passed away September 8, 2010. She was a homemaker.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 4 Brothers: James Lynn, Roger Lynn, Johnny Joe
Lynn, and Jack Lynn; and 1 Sister: Ada Sue Hawkins.
Survivors include a Special Great Niece: Marlana Lemmons of
Gainesboro, TN;4 Nieces: Barbara Ann Frasier and Beverly
Barlow, both of Sparta, TN, Betty Jo Apple of Nashville, TN, and
Janice Elrod of North Carolina; 5 Nephews: Bobby Lynn of
Gainesboro, TN, Johnny Lynn, Jr. and Steve Lynn, both of Oak
Ridge, TN, Jack Lynn, Jr. of Chicago, IL, and Jerry Hawkins of
Cookeville, TN; other great and great - great nieces and
nephews; and Special Family Friends: Jamie Stacy, and
Johnny & Faye Pigg.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Lynn family by contacting the funeral home.
© 2011 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home