Funeral services for Mr. Richard H. Warden, 76, of the Zion
community of Jackson County, TN, will be held at 12 noon on
Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Anderson-Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in Zion
Cemetery in the Zion community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 1 P.M. - 9 P.M.,
and on Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at the
Upper Cumberland Hospice House in Cookeville, TN.
He was born June 4, 1938, in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Bill and Allie Ruth Warden. On January 10, 1958, he was
married to Lorene Loftis Warden, who survives. He was a
vending snack salesman for Lance. He was a member of the
Zion Church of Christ, where he served for many years as a
deacon, treasurer, and Bible Bowl coordinator.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2
Sons: Ricky and John Mark Warden and 2 infant brothers.
Survivors include his Wife: Lorene Loftis Warden of the Zion
community of Jackson County, TN; 1 Granddaughter: Terria
Gallagher; 2 Great-Grandchildren: Nicholas and Ariah
Gallagher; 1 Brother: Billy Harold Warden of Celina, TN; and 3
Sisters: Louise Cox of Old Hickory, TN; Margaret Gray of
Livingston, TN; and Kathy Badger of Crossville, TN. 2 Nephews:
Mica Badger and Randy Copeland; 2 Nieces: Rebekah Dozier
and Christina Warden. He is also survived by his special family
at the Zion Church of Christ including the many young people
Richard loved and who loved him.
Bro. John Anderson, Bro. Jimmy Anderson, and Bro. Dale
Crossman will officiate at the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
India Orphan fund or the Zion Church of Christ library by
contacting the funeral home.
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