Funeral   services   for   Ms. Shirley Ann Emerton,  64,   of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  11  A.M.  on  Friday,
January  13,  2012,  at   Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home. Burial  will  follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery
in the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.

The  family  will  receive friends on Thursday from 3 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and Friday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

She   passed   away   on   Tuesday,  January   10,  2012,  at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
  
She  was  born  March  16,  1947, in Jackson County, TN, to
the  late  
Edgar A. Ballard  and  Tennie Mae Lackey Ballard.
She was a homemaker, and a member of the Church of Christ.

In  addition  to  her parents, she was preceded in death by
2
Brothers:  
Earl  Stafford   and   Roger  Dale  Stafford;   and   1
Sister:
Judy C. Heady.

Survivors   include   
2   Sons:   Tim   (Susan)   Emerton     of
Whitleyville, TN,  and Jason (Kelly) Emerton of Gainesboro, TN;
1     Daughter:    Kim    (Mike)    Lyon    of    Santee,    CA;     2
Grandchildren:
Zach Emerton and Peyton Emerton;  1 Sister:
Pam (Danny) Hammons  of  the  Tinsleys  Bottom  community of
Jackson County, TN;  and  
1  Brother-in-Law:  Cecil Heady   of
Gainesboro, TN.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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