Funeral services for Mr. Raymond Willmore, 97, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, April
21, 2013, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial with full military honors will follow in the
Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of
Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 4 – 9 P.M. and
Sunday from 12 noon until time of services.
He passed away on Friday, April 19, 2013, at the Mabry Health
Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
He was born January 26, 1916 in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Benton McMillian Willmore and Exie V. Clark
Willmore. He worked for the State Highway Department,
served on the Jackson County Election Commission, and
served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was a member of the
Stone Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Benton McMillian &
Exie V. Clark Willmore; 3 Brothers: Jim, Edward, and Benton
McMillian Willmore, Jr.; and 3 Sisters: Ruth Hawkins, Catherine
Burris, and Louise Butler.
Survivors include his Brother: L.C. “Sam” Willmore and wife,
Robbie of Chattanooga, TN; and 1 Sister: Rebecca Brown of
Gainesboro, TN. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and
friends also survive.
Bro. Mike Dyer and Bro. Bill Goodpasture will officiate at the
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