Funeral   services   for   Mrs. T. Elrod,  98,  of  Gainesboro,
Tennessee,  will be held at 11 A.M. on Friday, January 4, 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.

The family will receive friends on Thursday  from  11  A.M.  – 9
P.M. and Friday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

Mrs. Elrod  passed  away  on  Tuesday,  January 1, 2008, at
Mabry Health Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
 
She  was  born  February 8, 1909, in Jackson County, TN, to
the  late  
Thomas  and  Fannie  Ragland.  In  1929,  she   was
married  to  the  late  
Lewis Elrod,  who  passed  away May 15,
1969.  She was a homemaker, and a member of the  Church of
Christ.

In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded in
death by
1 Son: Tom Elrod; 4 Brothers: Charlie, Baugh, Ira,
and Willard Ragland;  and  
2  Sisters:  Truda  Pate  and Carrie
Ragland.

Survivors  include  
2 Sisters: Stella Ragland of Gainesboro,
TN, and Elizabeth Gipson of Columbia, TN;  
2  Grandchildren:
James   and   Donna   Elrod   and   Suzanne   Henson,   all    of
Gainesboro, TN; and
7 Great-Grandchildren:  Shawn Penley,
Kris and Holly Penley,  Jamie  and  Brad Halfacre,  Jennifer  and
Jeremy Rector,  Alex Elrod,  Megan Henson, and William Pippin.
Several
Great-Great-Grandchildren also survive.

Bro. E.C. Meadows will officiate at the services.
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