Funeral services for Mr. James Clay Stafford, 80, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 1 P.M. on Monday, November 5,
2018, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in
Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 10 A.M. until
time of services.
He passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2018, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born June 12, 1938, in Gainesboro, TN, to the late
Roger Stafford and Betty V. Stafford. He was married to Lois C.
Stafford, who survives. He was a furniture factory worker, and
also worked in law enforcement. He also served in the U.S.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Brother: Johnny Frank Stafford.
Survivors include his Wife: Lois C. Stafford of Gainesboro,
TN; 3 Sons: Jimmy (Tammy) Stafford, Johnny F. Stafford, and
Roger E. Stafford, all of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter: Connie
(Dewayne) York of Livingston, TN; 7 Grandchildren: Dustin
Hadynski, James Phillip Stafford, Devin Stafford, Bradley
Stafford, Johnny "Hoot" Stafford, Chelsea Stafford, and Bryson
Harris; 7 Great Grandchildren: Kadence Hadynski, Ellie
Hadynski, Rader Eller, Bentley Stafford, Noah Simmons, Rylan
Stafford, and Bailey Stafford; and 1 Sister: Ruth Lowe of
Bro. Randy Heady will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to help
with funeral expenses by contacting the funeral home.
© 2018 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home