Funeral services for Jacob Wesley Stafford, 43, of  Gainesboro,
TN, will  be  held  at  2 P.M.  on  Friday, January  31,  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  Thursday from 2 P.M. – 8 P.M.,
and Friday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

He passed away  on  Sunday, January  26, 2020, at  Cookeville
Regional Medical Center.

He  was  born  November  13, 1976, in  Jackson  County, TN, to
Donnie Stafford and Shira Stafford. On  July  30,  2005, he  was
married  to  the  late Sarah  Lorene  York  “Bear”  Stafford, who
passed away October 22, 2015.     He  worked  as  a  correction
officer  at  the  Jackson  County  Sheriff’s  Department, and was
affiliated with the Beech Grove Church of Christ.

In  addition  to  his  wife, he  was preceded in death by Maternal
Grandparents:   Carsey   and   Gwen   Sircy;    and       Paternal
Grandfather: Doyle Pete Stafford.

Survivors    include   his   Parents: Donnie and Shira Stafford of
Gainesboro,  TN;    Paternal    Grandmother:   Mildred Brown of
Gainesboro,  TN;  Special  Aunts: Cathy Stafford of Whitleyville,
TN, Patricia Winegar of Gainesboro, TN,   and  Brenda Cannon
of Gainesboro, TN; and  Father  and  Mother in Law:   Gary and
Evie York of Red Boiling Springs, TN. Several nieces, nephews,
other relatives, and friends also survive.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to help  with
funeral expenses by contacting the funeral home.
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