Funeral services for Mr. John L. Painter, 65,  of  Whitleyville,
TN, will be held at 11 A.M.  on  Friday,  November  18, 2016,  at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland  Funeral  Home  in  Gainesboro,
TN. Burial  will  follow  in  the  Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.

  The family will receive friends on Thursday from 3 P.M.  to  8
P.M., and on Friday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

  He  passed  away  on  Tuesday,  November  15, 2016, at his
residence.

  He  was  born  April   26, 1951,  in  Jackson  County,  TN,  to
Taylor Painter  and  the  late  Jewell Painter.  On  February  16,
1974, he  was  married  to  Mazelle  Painter,  who  survives.  He
worked as a commercial plumber for Carwile.  He loved hunting,
fishing, and being outdoors.

  He was preceded in death by his Mother: Jewell Painter.

  Survivors  include  his   Wife:  Mazelle Painter of Whitleyville,
TN;  2  Sons:  Johnny (Allison) Painter  of  Cookeville,  TN,  and
Jason (Raeann) Painter  of  Cookeville,  TN;   3  Grandchildren:
Cade Painter,   Nate Painter,  and  Aynsley Painter;   and      his
Father: Taylor Painter of Whitleyville, TN.   Other  relatives  and
friends also survive.

  
Bro. Randy Bybee will officiate at the service.

    
Memorial donations may be made  to  the  American  Cancer
Society by contacting the funeral home.
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