Funeral services for Mrs. Stella Mae Hammock Rhoten, 85,
of Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 3 P.M. on Thursday, April 21,
2016, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Lynn Cemetery in the
Burristown community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 10 A.M.
until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at
Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, TN.
She was born March 4, 1931, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Abner Stafford and Gertie Stafford. She was married to the
late Billy Ray Rhoten. She was a factory worker, and a member
of the Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 3 Sons: Bennie Clay Hammock, Michael Hammock,
and Donnie Hammock; 1 Grandson: Shane Hammock; 2
Brothers: Doyle Pete Stafford and Donald Stafford; and 1
Sister: Ocie Stafford.
Survivors include 2 Sons: Jackie Hammock of Hilham, TN,
and Jimmy Hammock of Chattanooga, TN; 3 Daughters: Jenny
(Charles) Scott, Kathy Jo Phann, and Deborah Helen (Junior)
Phann, all of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Sister: Helen Pritchett of
Gainesboro, TN; 20 Grandchildren; and several Great
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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