Funeral services for Mrs. Susie Ellis York, 94, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on Tuesday,
October 22, 2013, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home. Burial will follow in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 4 P.M. – 8 P.
M., and Tuesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Saturday, October 19, 2013, at
Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, TN.
She was born September 20, 1919, in Jackson County, TN,
to the late B. Frank Ellis and Maggie McCormick Ellis. She
was married to the late Hiram York. She was a nurse at
Jackson County Hospital, and a member of the Hurricane
Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 1 Son: Charles H. York; 1 Brother: Ben Ellis; and 2
Sisters: Edna Mai Ellis Massey and an infant sister.
Survivors include 1 Son: Troy D. York of Gainesboro TN; 3
Grandchildren: Chad (Denise) York of Cookeville, TN, Christy
York Wu and husband, Ming Wu, of Brentwood, TN, and T.
David York, Jr. and wife, Jennifer, of Cookeville, TN; 4 Great
Grandchildren: Madison Rae York, Aaron Wu, Allison Wu,
and Lauren York; and 1 Sister-in-Law: Mazell Ellis of
Bro. Doyle Wilmoth will officiate at the services.
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