Funeral services for Mrs. Ruby Ella Allen Anderson, 101, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Thursday,
April 13, at Upper Cumberland Funeral Home. Burial will follow
in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community
of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 3 P.M. – 7 P.
M., and on Thursday from 12 noon until time of services.
Mrs. Anderson passed away on Monday, April 10, 2006, at her
daughter’s residence in Castalian Springs, Tennessee.
She was born April 2, 1905, in Gainesboro to the late Daniel
Dank Allen and Moda Way Allen. On December 24, 1922,
she was married to the late Oliver Anderson, who passed
away on June 9, 1974.
Mrs. Anderson was a homemaker, and a member of the Church
of God of Prophecy. In addition to her husband and parents,
she was preceded in death by 1 Son: Ray Anderson; 2 Sons-
in-law: Odell Bybee and Bob Hall; 4 Brothers: Carlos, Arthur,
Lester & Bryan Allen; 2 Sisters: Het Clark & Myrtle Robinson;
and 3 Great Grandchildren: Jennifer, Melissa & Melanie
Survivors include 3 Daughters and 1 Son-in-Law: Doris
Bybee of Gainesboro, TN, Irene & Nelson Yankee of Castalian
Springs, TN, and Elise Hall of Gallatin, TN; 1 Daughter-in-law:
Elease Anderson of Cookeville, TN; 9 Grandchildren: Wayne
Hall, Ronald (Peggy) Hall, Elaine (Jerry) Hunter, Beth Cooper,
Philip (Cynthia) Yankee, Eldon (Carolyn) Yankee, Marcella
(Raymond) Bentley, Nancy Bybee, and Donna Anderson; 14
Great – Grandchildren; 8 Great – Great Grandchildren
and several nieces and nephews. Other relatives and friends
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