Funeral services for Mr. Harlin Poston, 89, of Gainesboro, TN,
will be held at 12 Noon on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 2 P.M. – 7 P.M.,
and Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Monday, January 20, 2020, at his residence.
He was born April 30, 1930, in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Daniel Poston and Annie Mae Poston. On October 23, 1954, he
was married to the late Becky Jo Poston, who passed away
October 12, 2018. He worked as an electrician and plumber at
Lakeland Electric, and was a member of the Church of Christ.
He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by
1 Brother: D.B. Poston; 1 Sister: Lora Bailey; and Granddog:
Survivors include 1 Daughter: Linda (Eddie) Vantrease and
Granddog, Gracie of Lebanon, TN; 2 Brothers in Law: James
Bailey and Jack Smith, both of Gainesboro, TN; 4 Sisters in
Law: Eva Fox of Gainesboro, TN, Joyce Ann Smith, Betty Smith,
and Margaret Smith; 9 Nieces: Carolyn, Anita, Wanda, Wilma,
Peggy, Glenda, Linda Jo, Betty, and Carolyn; 6 Nephews:
Ronnie, Boyd, Billy, Bobby, Dennis, and Rex; and Special
Friends: Ray and Bunie Stafford; Randy, Shawn, Neylan, and
Haleigh Spivey; Ray Heady; James “Trap” Hughes; Luann
Rosson; and Jane Clemons.
Bro. Danny Scott and Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the
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