Funeral    services    for     Mr.     Ralph     Flatt,   80,    of
Cookeville, Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  11 A.M.  on
Saturday,  December    8,    2007,     at    Anderson - Upper
Cumberland  Funeral  Home   in  Gainesboro,    TN.    Burial   
will   follow   in  the   Union Hill-Flatt Cemetery in Jackson
County.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on Friday, December 7 from 3
until 9 P.M.

Mr. Flatt  passed away  on Wednesday,  December 5, 2007, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
 
He was born May 8, 1927, in Putnam County, Tennessee,  to  
the   late    
Bert T.   and    Erlene  Lacy  Flatt.    He was a
warehouse  supervisor   and  a   member   of   the   McBroom
Chapel Church  of Christ.  He  was  also a member of the VFW
and served with  the  United States  Marine Corp  during World
War II.
 
In addition  to his  parents,  he  was preceded in death by his
first wife:  Lorraine Flatt,   1 Son:  Ralphie Flatt,   1 Step-son:
Mark Edward Suggs, and
1 Sister: Minnie Hamlet.

Survivors  include  his  
Wife:  Lucille  Pippin  Suggs  Flatt  of
Cookeville,  TN;  
1  daughter:  Sharon  and  husband  Michael
Brown  of  Dearborn,  Michigan;  
1  Step-son:  Larry  and  wife
Charlotte  Suggs   of   Cookeville,  TN;   
2  Grandsons:  Travis
Brown   and   Jason Flatt;    
1 Granddaughter:   Jennifer Flatt;
1 Great Grandson
:   Owen Michael  Brown;      4 Step
Grandchildren
: Matthew Suggs,   April Dyer,  Kristin Christian,
and  Taylor Suggs;  
3 Step Great Grandchildren:   Trenton
Christian,  Katie Christian,  and  Cayden Mahan;   
3 Brothers:  
Fenis Flatt  and  Faye Flatt  of Cookeville, TN;  and  Farlin
Flatt  of Gainesboro, TN;  
1 Sister  Audrey Whitaker  of
Gainesboro, TN.

Bro. Charles West will officiate at the services.
© 2007 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home