Funeral services for Mrs. Bonnie Anderson Forkum, 89, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 1 P.M. on Thursday, June 27,
2019, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in the
McCoinsville community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 11 A.M. until
time of services.
She passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019, at Mabry Health
Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
She was born February 7, 1930, to the late James Bedford
Anderson and Lola B. Loftis Anderson. On June 30, 1956, she
was married to the late Shelby W. Forkum, who passed away
December 30, 2018. She was a homemaker, and a member of
the Willow Avenue Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 3 Brothers: Herman, Elbert, and Fred Anderson; and
3 Sisters: Doyle Anderson, Virdia Spurlock, and Dona L.
Survivors include 1 Daughter: Denise (Ron) Cantrell of
Cookeville, TN; 2 Brothers: James Carl Anderson and Clarence
Anderson, both of Gainesboro, TN; and 1 Sister in Law:
Kathleen Smoliga of Estil Springs, TN. Several nieces,
nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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