Funeral services for Mr. Elmer Dale Dawes, 73, of Gainesboro,
TN, will  be  held  at  2 P.M.  on  Friday, December 29, 2017,  at
Anderson  -  Upper  Cumberland  Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial  will  follow  in  the  Peek  Cemetery  in  the  Harmony
community of Jackson County, TN.

    The  family will receive friends on Thursday  from  2  P.M. - 8
P.M., and on Friday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

    He  passed  away  on  Tuesday,  December   26,   2017,   at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

 He was born June 18, 1944, in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Claude Dawes and Arie B. Dawes. On August 4, 1962,  he  was
married to Faye G. Dawes, who survives.   He was the co-owner
of Faye's Cafe, and a member of the Church of Christ. He loved
working on his 77 Ford, and loved  talking  and  visiting  with  all
who came in the restaurant.

    In addition to his parents, he  was  preceded  in  death  by  5
Brothers: Austin, Vesper, Claudine, Lewis, and Bobby Dawes; 1
Sister:   Martha L. Scantland; 1  Grandson: Jimmy Moss;  and  1
Great Granddaughter: Sarah Grace.

 Survivors include his Wife: Faye G. Dawes of Gainesboro, TN;
1 Son: Troy (Debbie) Dawes  of  Bethpage,  TN;   2  Daughters:
Jennifer (Mark) Pryor  of  Gainesboro,  TN,  and  Tresa  (Stacy)
Davis  of  Hermitage  Springs,  TN;  7  Grandchildren;  12 Great
Grandchildren; and Special Pet: Lucy.

    Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Danny Scott  will  officiate   at
the services.
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