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
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
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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