Jeanne Sadler Lee
Jeanne Sadler Lee, 86, passed away Oct. 27 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services were held Nov. 2 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. O’Neal Huffines and Bro. Buddy Johnson officiating. The family has chosen cremation.
Jeanne Sadler Lee was born July 27, 1927 in Jackson County. She was a retired corporate executive secretary and a member of Jefferson Avenue Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her parents John Garrett Sadler and Edna Richmond Sadler; her husband Clarence G. Lee; brother Ray Sadler and son-in-law Jimmy D. Williams.
Surviving relatives include sons J.C. and wife Annita Young and J.R. and wife Kimberly Young; daughter Malinda E. Williams; grandchildren Robbie Williams, Kelli Burn, Garrett Young and Jade Hicks and great grandchildren Kameron Whitehead, Hannah Brown, Aubrey Brown, McKenna Young and Alex Williams.
Lois Bostic, 76, passed away Oct. 26 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Graveside services were held Oct. 28 at Pharris Cemetery with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Lois Bostic was born May 17, 1937 in Gainesboro. She was a homemaker and a member of Dudney’s Hill Church of Christ. She was known by all for her kind and gentle spirit and to her children for her caring, loving and nurturing nature.
She was preceded in death by her parents Logan Raines and Avo Netherton Raines; her husband James G. Bostic, Sr.; brothers Leon, Joe, Marshall, Logan Jr. and Mark Raines and sisters Bonnie Bowman, Lugenia Vaughn and Myrtle Malone.
Surviving relatives include son James G. Bostic Jr.; daughters Patricia Wylie, Lisa and husband Robert Lynch and Teresa Bostic; granddaughter Brandy Bostic and great grandsons Matthew and Mason.
Darlene Boles Pennington
Darlene Boles Pennington, 60, passed away Oct. 26 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services were held Oct. 30 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Don Bryant officiating. Interment followed at Old Antioch Cemetery.
Darlene Boles Pennington was born April 3, 1953 in Jackson County. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her parents Charlie Boles and Marjorie Stacy Boles; daughter Vickie Marie Boles; granddaughter Kailey Boles; brother R.C. Boles and sister Frances Irene Boles.
Surviving relatives include sons Norman Boles and Calvin and wife Kathy Scott Boles; daughter Patricia Short and partner Chris Harris; grandchildren Amy Boles, Timothy Boles, Matt Scott, Megan Scott, Kaitlyn Boles, Hailey Boles, Melinda Scott, Robin Scott, Ciara Harris and Cody Harris; great grandchildren Skyler Boles, Nora Farley, Kenli Scott, Riley Williams and Airana Williams; brothers Lonnie Boles and Donnie Boles and sisters Ruby Phillips, Ona B. and husband Troy Goolsby, Mary Lee Boles, and Lucille and husband Hershel Pyles.
Richard “Donnie” Smith
Sanitation Truck Driver
Richard “Donnie” Smith, 72, passed away Oct. 29 at his residence. Memorial services were held Nov. 1 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. The family has chosen cremation.
Richard “Donnie” Smith was born Oct. 25, 1941 in Jackson County. He was a sanitation truck driver.
He was preceded in death by his parents James Smith and Nettie Lee Smith; brother Curtis Smith and sister Brenda Morris.
Surviving relatives include wife Susan Smith; sons Monty and wife Rosie Smith, Mitchell and wife Tonia Smith and Mark and wife Kim Smith; grandchildren Krystal, Monty Jr., Carol, Mark Jr., Brandon, Ryan and Meagan; great grandchild Abrielle and brothers Rodney and wife Judy Smith and Randy Smith.
Lesley Taylor, 79, passed away Oct. 29 at Madison Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Madison under the tender care of Caris Hospice. Graveside services were held Oct. 31 with Bro. Jeff Burton officiating. Interment followed in Campground Cemetery on Wartrace Creek. Sanderson of Kempville was in charge of arrangements.
Lesley Taylor was born Lesley Leonard Taylor on June 1, 1934 in Jackson County, Tenn. He was retired from Kmart Corporation as an auto mechanic. He honorably served his country in the U.S. Army and received the National Defense Service medal. He was of the Methodist faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents Leonard Ledford Taylor and Annie Edith Davenport Taylor; two sisters Bertha Williford and Ruby Cole and four brothers Glyn Taylor, Chesley Taylor, Bill Taylor and Grady Taylor.
Surviving relatives include his five children Daniel Taylor, David and wife Linda Taylor, Diana Taylor (Roy) Drusky, Dewayne Taylor and Douglas Taylor; sisters Betty Draper and Martha Looney; seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Ricky Lynn Ballard
Ricky Lynn Ballard, 57, passed away Oct. 29. Funeral services were held Nov. 2 at Eastland Chapel. Interment followed at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Eastland Funeral Home and Cremation Service was in charge of arrangements.
Surviving relatives include his wife Carol Parkhurst Ballard; adopted son Kyle Crumpler; daughters Rachel and husband Jeremy Devaux, Lorrie Crumpler and Lesa and husband John Masterson; sons Leslie and wife Mary Ellen, Tommy and wife Sharon Crumpler, David Johnson and Joseph Lovell; sister Sandy and husband Billy Scott; brothers Kelvin and wife Betty and Robert Ballard; devoted aunt Clorene Allen; cousin Brenda and husband Mackie Dorris; 20 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
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