Funeral services for Mrs.  Julia  Doris  Rhoten  Stafford,  91,  of
Cookeville, TN, will be held at 11 A.M. on Friday, September 27,
2019,   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 4 P.M. - 8 P.M.,
and Friday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

She  passed  away  on  Monday, September  23, 2019, at  NHC
Health Care in Cookeville, TN.

She was born January  4, 1928, in  Jackson  County, TN, to  the
late   William  Carlos  Rhoten    and    Martha  Louise  Mahaney
Rhoten. On July 13, 1946, she was married to  John L. Stafford,
who survives. She was a homemaker, and also worked  in  food
service. She was a member of  the Church of Christ  in  Garden
City, MI.

In  addition  to  her  parents, she  was  preceded  in  death by 4
Brothers:  Donald Rhoten,  John William Rhoten,    Billy Rhoten,
and    Willis  Eugene  Rhoten;   and   3   Sisters:  Daffo  Rhoten
Gilpatrick, Rosa Lee Heroth, and Otis Lee Rhoten.

Survivors include her Husband: John L. Stafford  of  Cookeville,
TN; 2 Sons: Gary Paul (Brenda) Stafford of Monterey,  TN,  and
Ron  L.  (Deborah)  Stafford   of   Shelby   Township,    MI;      2
Grandchildren: Nicole Strachan  and  Jaime (Gui) Lopes;  and 1
Great Granddaughter: Aurora Strachan.

Bro. Randy Bybee will officiate at the services.
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