Funeral   services   for    Mr. James A. Anderson,     77,     of
Cookeville, TN, will be held at 3 P.M. on Sunday, July 10,  2016,
at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Lynn Cemetery in    Jackson  County,
TN.

  The family will receive friends on  Saturday  from  1  P.M. - 9
P.M., and on Sunday from 12 Noon until time of services.

  He  passed  away  on  Friday, July   8, 2016,   at   Cookeville
Regional Medical Center.

  He was born November 5, 1938, in Jackson  County,  TN,  to
the late Marshall Anderson and Gertie Anderson. He worked as
a tree trimmer and arborist. He was a member of the  New Hope
Baptist Church.

  In addition to his parents, he  was  preceded  in  death  by  1
Daughter: Diana Lynn Fulmer; 2 Grandchildren:  Jonathan Clay
Anderson  and  Nicholas Dominic Fulmer;   3   Brothers:    Odell
Anderson,   Lindel Hammock,   and   Ernest Anderson;   and   3
Sisters: Estelle Boles, Ina Phillips, and Idell Hammock.

  Survivors include 1 Son: Eddie Anderson of Crossville, TN; 2
Step-Sons:   Scotty   (Carolyn)   Little   and   Shane   Little;      2
Daughters: Jeanette (Barry) Gore of Cookeville, TN, and Shelia
(Joey) Knight  of  the  Dodson  Branch  community;        Special
Friends: Kathy Dishman and Bill Decker;  3 Brothers: Joe Winell
Anderson, Paul Ray Anderson,   and   Mac Olen Anderson;     3
Sisters:  Izell Noble,   Wanda Anderson,   and   Jewel   (Marson)
Scott;  9  Grandchildren;   and   5 Great Grandchildren. Nieces,
nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.

  Bro. Randy Heady will officiate at the services.

  Memorial donations may be made  to  the  American  Cancer
Society or St. Jude's by contacting the funeral home.
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