Graveside   services   for   Mr. P.J. “Pete” Stafford, 80,  of
Portland,  Tennessee,  will  be  held   at   2   P.M.  on   Monday,
December 3, 2012 at the Pharris Cemetery in  the  McCoinsville
community of Jackson County, TN.

 The   family   will   receive  friends  at  the  funeral  home  on
Monday from 11 A.M. until leaving for the graveside service.

 He  passed  away   on   Saturday,  December   1,   2012,   at
Sumner Regional Medical Center in Gallatin, TN.
    
 He was born November 16, 1932, in Jackson  County, TN, to
the late
Van Stafford and Ethel Stafford.  On  September  27,
1968, he was married  to  
Brenda  Stafford,  who  survives. He
was a security guard, and a member of the Church of Christ. He
served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

 In  addition  to  his  parents, he  was  preceded in death by
1
Son:
Timmy Lee Stafford; and 1 Sister: Jean Ashley.

 Survivors  include  his  
Wife: Brenda Stafford of Old Hickory,
TN;  
1  Daughter:  Lisa (Andy) Alderidge  of  Old Hickory, TN; 1
Grandchild:  
Katelyn Alderidge; 3 Brothers: Freeman Stafford
of Gainesboro, TN, Woody Stafford of Antioch, TN,  and Ronnie
Stafford   of   Joelton, TN;  and  
2  Sisters:  Rhoda  Williams  of
Pleasant View, TN, and Lucille Stanley of Joelton, TN.

 Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.

 In  lieu  of  flowers, memorial  donations  may be made to the
Stafford family by contacting the funeral home.
© 2012 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home