Funeral   services   for    Tony   James   Stafford,   36,    of
Gainesboro,   Tennessee,   will  be  held  at  3 P.M. on Monday,
September 24, 2007, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN.    Burial  will  follow  in the Rob Draper
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County.

The family will receive friends on Sunday from  2  P. M.  –  9  P.
M. and Monday from 11 A.M. until time of services.

Tony  passed  away  on  Saturday,  September  22, 2007, at
Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
 
He  was  born  May  2,  1971,  in  Cookeville,  TN,  to
James
(Brown)   
and   Helen  Stafford.   He  was  a factory worker at
Dacco.

He was preceded in death  by   his   
paternal grandfather:
Grover Cecil Stafford;    his  
maternal grandparents:   Carsey
and Virginia Jones Chaffin; and
1 uncle: Jimmy Strong.

Survivors include his  
Parents: James  (Brown)   and   Helen
Stafford of  Gainesboro,  TN;   his  
Grandmother:   Flora   Mae
Stafford of Gainesboro, TN;
Special Aunt:   Deborah Strong of
Gainesboro,    TN;    
Special    Cousin:    Scottie    Strong     of
Gainesboro, TN;  
Special  Second  Cousin: Nathan Strong;  4
Uncles;
and 3 Aunts.   Other   relatives,   cousins,   and  many
friends also survive.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
Tony  Stafford  Family    by    contacting    Anderson   –   Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.
© 2007 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home