Funeral services for Mrs. Opal Elizabeth Sadler, 91, of
Celina, Tennessee, and formerly of Gainesboro, will be held at
2  P.M.   on   Friday,   March   16,   2012,   at   Anderson-Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County,

  The family will receive friends on Thursday from 3 P.M. – 9 P.
M. and Friday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

 She   passed   away   on   Tuesday,   March   13,  2012, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
 She was born November 7, 1920, in Jackson County, TN, to
the  late  
Johnnie  W.   and   Lola  Ann  Moss  Stafford.   On
November  26,  1938, she was married to the
late Howard Lee
 who  passed away  January 2, 2001. She was a factory
worker and a member of the New Hope Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death  by  
1   Granddaughter: Jo Helen Wright; 1 Son-in-law:
Jakie Ray Wright;
1 Brother: John “Yank” Stafford; and 3 half-
: Ed Stafford, Raggio Stafford, and Durwood Stafford.

 Survivors include  
2  daughters  and  one son-in-law:
Mary   Helen   Wright   of   Cookeville, TN;   and  Betty Ruth and
husband, Roy Lee Hix, of Gainesboro, TN.

 Bro. Tom Lyles will officiate at the services.
© 2012 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home