Funeral services for Mrs. Willie Pearl Chaffin Gentry,  97, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,  will  be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday,
November 29,  2008, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Morrison Creek
Cemetery in the Morrison Creek community.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Friday  from  3   P.M.  – 8
P.M., and Saturday from 11 A.M until time of services.

Mrs. Gentry passed away on Thursday, November 27, 2008, at
NHC Health Care in Cookeville, TN.
  
She was born April 24, 1911, in Jackson County, TN,  to  the
late
Darvis and Ova Loftis Chaffin.  On  December  22, 1928,
she was married to the late
Ray Gentry.

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 Daughter: Evelyn Joy Flatt; 6 Brothers: Eugene,
Fred, Comer, Venus, Zollie H.  and  Carsey Chaffin;  
4  Sisters:
Myrtle West,   Eunice West,   A.V. Gentry,  and Gennette Loftis;
and
1 Son-in-law: Charles Flatt.

Survivors include
2 Daughters and 1 Son-in-Law:   Katrina
Flatt of Cookeville, TN, and Floy and Don Roark of Gainesboro,
TN;
2  Brothers:  Thurman Chaffin of Blairsville, GA; and Hugh
Chaffin  of  Lewisburg,  TN;  
6  Grandchildren:   Michael  Flatt,
Tena Mayberry,   Dennis Flatt,   Steve Flatt,   Jerry Roark,   and
Marsha Harper; and
13 Great Grandchildren.

Jimmy   Anderson   and   Michael   Flatt  will  officiate  at  the
services.
© 2008 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home