Funeral   services   for   Mrs.   Tennie   E.   Roark,   94,  of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,   will  be  held  at  2 P.M.  on  Monday,
September   27,   2010,    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   Sunday   from   5  P.M. –
9  P.M., and on Monday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

She  passed  away  on  Saturday,  September  25,  2010, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.

She was born November 5, 1915, in Jackson County, TN,   to
the   late   
Andrew   Jackson   and  Virginia   June Jackson.
She    was    married    to    
Calvin   C.   Roark,    who   passed
away  on  April  5,  1984.    She    was   a   homemaker,   and  a
member of the Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents and husband,  she  was  preceded in  
death  by  
1  Son:  Ray Roark; 1 Grandson: Michael Roark;
4 Brothers and 5 Sisters.

Survivors    include    
1    Daughter:    Ann    Vanhooser   of
Gainesboro,  TN;    
1    Daughter-in-law:    Peggy    Roark    of
Gainesboro,   TN;    
3   Grandchildren:   David Roark and wife
Laura   of   Murfreesboro, TN;    Stanley  Vanhooser    and  wife
Karen  of  Cookeville, TN;  Steven  Vanhooser  of  Madison, TN;
4 Great-Grandchildren:  Andera and husband Zack Womack;
Brian   Justin   Vanhooser,    Michael   Roark,     and     Jackson
Vanhooser; and
2 Sisters: Gladys Whitaker  of  Cookeville, TN,
and Edna Roberts of Gainesboro, TN.

Bro. Robert Gribble and Rev. Steven Vanhooser will officiate at
the services.  

Memorial  donations  may  be  made  to   the   Happy  Haven
Children’s   Home  by  contacting  the  business  office   of   the
funeral home.
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