Funeral services for Mr. Tommie Ray Stafford, 61, of
Cookeville, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday,
June 17, 2009, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris
Cemetery in the McCoinsville community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 3 P.M. –
9 P.M., and Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
Mr. Stafford passed away on Monday, June 15, 2009, at
Skyline Madison Campus in Madison, TN.
He was born May 15, 1948, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Lee Stafford and Lula Canter Stafford. On April 1, 1982,
he was married to Brenda Kay Stafford, who survives. He was
a factory worker.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Son: Marty Lynn Stafford; and 1 Brother: Joe Stafford.
Survivors include his Wife: Brenda Kay Stafford of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Son: Marty Lee Flatt and fiancée, Hannah, of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Daughter: Amber Lynn and fiancée, Danny
Knisely, of Gainesboro, TN; 2 Grandchildren: Tyler Ray Sharp
and unborn granddaughter, Destiny Marie Cyan Flatt; 2
Brothers: Benny Stafford of Bloomington Springs, TN, and
Cecil Stafford of Gainesboro, TN; and 3 Sisters: Gladys
Wilmoth of Cookeville, TN, Ruby Morris of Crossville, TN, and
Molene (George) Hamilton of Bloomington Springs, TN. Several
nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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