Funeral services for Savannah F. Allen, 74, of the Seven
Knobs community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be held
at 10 A.M. on Friday, April 5, 2013, at Anderson – Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow
in the West Cemetery in Putnam County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5 P.M. – 9 P.M.
She passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 in Fairview, TN.
She was born August 17, 1938, in White County, TN, to the
late William Cordell Allen and Louecretia Elizabeth Smith.
She was married to the late James Bruce Allen. She was a
laundry clerk, and a member of the Cummins Mill Baptist
Church. She was the treasurer of the Anderson – Allen
Cemetery, and an avid hummingbird enthusiast.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Brother: William Allen, Jr.; 1 Daughter: Denise
Buhl; and the Father of her Children: Cordell Buhl.
Survivors include 3 Sons: Roger (Bonnie) Bull of Gainesboro,
TN, Willie (Syndi) Bull of Corinth, MS, and William (Nichole) Buhl
of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter: Darcy (Dan) Rowe of Fairview,
TN; 11 Grandchildren: Kevin (Tiffany) Bull, Savannah (Shane)
Choate, Miranda (Scott) O’Dell, Natalie (Gabe) Blair, Franklin
(Brooke) Austin, Jamie Austin, Zona (Nick Harvey) Austin,
Nathan (Joey Qualls) Ford, Cody (Jacmine) Maynard, Velina
Maynard, and Blake Hood; 18 Great Grandchildren: Angel,
Breanna, Dillon, Makayla, Zachary, Isabel, Caitlyn, Ryan, Callie,
Beau, Philip, Cloe, Maddie, Sophia, Brooklyn, Dayton, Carson,
and Melea; and 2 Sisters: Carolyn Smith of Bremen, GA, and
Cricket (Garry) Austin of Baxter, TN.
Rev. Billy Haney will officiate at the services.
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