Funeral services for Mr. Jere Nelson Apple, 74, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 1 P.M. on Saturday, August 19,
2017, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery in
the Flynn's Lick community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 9 A.M. until
time of services.
He passed away on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at the
Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
He was born April 30, 1943 in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Donald and Lena Apple. On July 26, 2004, he was married to
Sherry Apple, who survives. He was a truck driver. He loved
gardening and could grow anything. He was affiliated with the
Dudney's Hill Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Daughter: Felicia Renea Apple Carroll.
Survivors include His Wife: Sherry Apple of Gainesboro, TN;
1 Son: Donnie Apple of Nashville, TN; 7 Grandchildren: Ryan
Carroll, William "Bill" Carroll, Michaela Apple, Mychalea Cooper,
Ava Willoughby, James Martin, and Hannah Martin, and 1
Sister: Helen Jackson of Cookeville, TN; and 1 Special Friend
who was like a brother: Dick Martin.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to help
with funeral expenses by contacting the funeral home.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the service.
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