Funeral services for Mrs. Virginia Pruett Pharris, 86, of
Gainesboro and formerly of Livingston, Tennessee, will be held
at 1 P.M. on Saturday, December 26, 2009, 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, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 11 A.M. until
time of services.
Mrs. Pharris passed away on Wednesday, December 23,
2009, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born September 17, 1923, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Bert and Vina Loftis Pruett. On April 14, 1945, she
was married to the late Joe Ridley Pharris, who passed away
September 1, 1990. She was a homemaker, a member of the
Ladies Bridge Club of Livingston, TN, and a member of the
Livingston Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Sister: Jessie Louise Denning; and 3 Brothers:
Posey Pruett, Jack Pruett, and Henry Pruett.
Survivors include 1 Son: Robert “Bobby” (Judy) Pharris of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter: Suzanne (Garvis) York of
Lebanon, TN; 2 Grandchildren: Susan (Grant) Middleton of
Mt. Juliet, TN, and Alison (David) Tomlin of Antioch, TN; 1
Great-Grandchild: Macey Brooke Conatser of Antioch, TN;
and 1 Sister: Patsy Pruett of Gainesboro, TN.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
© 2009 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home