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.
Army.

   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
Gainesboro, TN.

   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.
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