Funeral services for Mr. Melvin Eugene Carmack, 84, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Thursday, May 14,
2015, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in Scott - Red Hill Cemetery in
the Fairview community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4 P.M. - 9
P.M., and on Thursday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Monday, May 11, 2015, at Livingston
Regional Hospital in Livingston, TN.
He was born October 7, 1930, in Clay County, TN, to the
late Andrew Carmack and Dona Goolsby Carmack. He was
married to Ruth Phillips Carmack, who survives. He was a
retired merchant, electrician, and plumber, and of the
Pentecostal faith. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his
Wife: Anna Ruth Odum Carmack; 1 Sister: Dorothy Dailey; 2
Brothers: Daffo and Bobby Carmack; and 1 Stepchild.
Survivors include his Wife: Ruth Phillips Carmack of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Son: Jackie (Amy) Carmack of Gainesboro,
TN; 2 Daughters: Wanda Spivey and Sue (David) Sheperd, all
of Gainesboro, TN; 3 Grandsons: Anthony Spivey, Jason (April)
Spivey, and Roy (Liz) Sheperd; 1 Granddaughter: Tammy Jean
Sheperd; 4 Great Grandchildren: A.J. Spivey, Alyssa Spivey,
Mary Ann Sheperd, and Dewey Wayne Sheperd; 3 Step
Children; 7 Step Grandchildren; and 10 Step Great
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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