Funeral services for Mrs. Navoy Hawkins Cassetty, 83, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee will be held at 1 P.M. on Saturday,
October 5, 2013, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery
in the Stone Community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 3 P.M. – 8 P.M.
and Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2013, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center.
She was born May 14, 1930, in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Dillard and Lillie Gentry Hawkins. She was married to the
late Charles E. Cassetty, who passed away on April 21, 2006.
She was a homemaker, a member of the Gainesboro Church of
Christ, and an avid golfer.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 3 Sisters: Daffo Hawkins West, Agnes Hogg, and
Doyce Z. Smith; and 1 Daughter-in-law: Angela Reed
Survivors include 1 Son: John B. Cassetty of Gainesboro TN; 2
Daughters: Deborah (Mike) Searcy and Charlene (Eldon)
Witcher, both of Gainesboro, TN; 5 Grandchildren: Beth
(Tommy) Brown, Ashley (Doug) Groves, Candance Brown,
Anna (Jackson) Moran, and Ian Bennett Cassetty; 5 Great-
Grandchildren: Colby Brown, Conner Brown, Cameron
Groves, Kristin Groves, and Riley Marie Moran; 4 Brothers:
Kinner (Norma) Hawkins of Cookeville, TN; J.V. (Betty) Hawkins
of Oak Ridge, TN; Bill Fred Hawkins of Georgia, and Ronel
(Janice) Hawkins of Texas and 1 Sister: Harriette Coffer of
Oak Ridge, TN. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and
friends also survive.
Bro. Wayne Wells and Bro. Edward Anderson will officiate at the
Memorial donations may be made to the Happy Haven Home for
Children, the Alex Cassetty Memorial Fund, or the donor’s
favorite charity by contacting the funeral home.
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