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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