Funeral services for Mr. Richmond Meadows, 78, of the
Flynns Lick community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be
held at 3:30 P.M. on Sunday, February 13, at Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Meadows
Family Cemetery in the Whites Bend community of Jackson
The family will receive friends Saturday from 4 – 9 P.M., and
Sunday from noon until time of services at Upper Cumberland
Mr. Meadows passed away on Friday, February 11, 2005, at his
He was born August 28, 1926, in Jackson County to the late
Aaron Meadows and Junie Whitaker Meadows. On July 5,
1949, he was married to Thelma Spivey Meadows, who survives.
Mr. Meadows was a farmer and a member of the Flynns Creek
Church of Christ. He was a former member of the Jackson
County Rescue Squad. In addition to his parents, he was
preceded in death by 2 Sons: Jerry and Gayle Meadows; 2
Brothers: Hubert and J.D. Meadows; and 2 Sisters: Rose
Markham and Gladys Janss.
Survivors include his wife: Thelma Spivey Meadows of the
Flynns Lick community of Jackson County, TN; 2 Sons and
Daughters-in-Law: Richie & Debbie Meadows of Gainesboro,
TN, and Larry & Bonnie Meadows of the Flynns Lick
community of Jackson County, TN; 1 Daughter and Son-in-Law:
Nancy & Alvin West of Bloomington Springs, TN; and 1 Sister:
Margaret Lynn of Lebanon, TN. 12 Grandchildren and 10
Great-Grandchildren also survive.
Bro. Morgan Medlin and Bro. Dewayne Chaffin will officiate at
Memorial donations may be made to the Meadows Family
Cemetery by contacting Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
© 2005 Upper Cumberland Funeral Home LLC