Funeral services for Mattie Scantland, 64,  of  Gainesboro,
Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Monday,  March  29, 2010,
at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN.  Burial  will  follow  in  the  Peek  Cemetery  in  
the Harmony community of Jackson County.

The family will receive  friends  on  Sunday  from  2  P.M. – 9 P.
M., and Monday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

She passed away on Saturday, March 27, 2010,  in  Putnam
County, TN.
  
She was born May 22, 1945, in Jackson  County, TN,  to  the
late  
George   and   Maggie Scantland.  She  was   a   factory
worker and a member of the Church of Christ.

In addition  to  her  parents, she was preceded in death by
2
Brothers:  
Jimmy   and   Johnny Scantland;  1 Sister:  Frances
Trisdale;  and  
2  Brothers-in-Law:  Gene Trisdale  and  Odell
Phillips.

Survivors   include   
2   Sons:   Billy  Joe  (Tanna)  Strong of
Corpus Christi, TX, and Jimmy (Rita) Strong of Gainesboro, TN;
4  Daughters:   Tammy Anderson   of   Russellville,   AR;   Pam
(Angelo)  Crespo   of   Antioch,   TN;     Lisa  (Don)  Fleming   of
Portland, TN; and Brandy Poston  of  Hilham, TN;  
4  Brothers:
Ed   (Martha)   Scantland    of   Gainesboro,   TN;   Bob   (June)
Scantland  of  Warren,  MI;  Billy Scantland  of  Gainesboro, TN;
and  Charles (Virginia) Scantland  of  Livingston,  TN;  
1 Sister:
Mae Phillips of Gainesboro, TN;   
Special Niece and Nephew:
Brenda     and     Ronnie    Henley     of     Cookeville,     TN;  
14
Grandchildren
; and 2 Great-Grandchildren.  Several nieces
and nephews also survive.

Bro. Ronald Strong will officiate at the services.

In  lieu  of  flowers,  memorial  donations may be made to the
Scantland family by contacting the funeral home.
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