Funeral    services   for   Miss   Stella   Ragland,    96,    of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on Tuesday, July
29, 2008,   at  Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home   in
Gainesboro, TN.   Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial
Cemetery in the Stone Community of Jackson County, TN.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Monday  from   4 P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Tuesday from 10 A.M until time of services.

Miss   Ragland    passed  away on Sunday, July 27, 2008, at
Mabry Health Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
  
She  was  born  December  8,  1911,   in   Jackson   County,
Tennessee,    to   the  late   
Thomas   and   Fannie   Hopkins
Ragland
.   She  was  a  farmer and  a member of the Church of
Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded  in  death  by
4
Brothers:
Charlie,  Baugh,  Ira,  and  Willard Ragland;   and   3
Sisters:
Truda Pate, Carrie Ragland, and Delia T. Elrod.

Survivors include   
1   Sister: Elizabeth Gipson of Columbia,
TN; and a  
Special  Nephew: James Elrod of Gainesboro,  TN.
Several   nieces,  nephews,  other  relatives,  and  friends   also
survive.

Bro. E.C. Meadows will officiate at the services.
© 2008 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home