Funeral services for Mrs. Mary D. Chaffin Bull, 85, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 1 P.M. on Tuesday, July 11,
2017, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Hensley Cemetery in
the Freewill community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 2 P.M. - 9
P.M., and on Tuesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center.
She was born July 20, 1931, in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Frank Chaffin and Lizzie Lawson Chaffin. On April 14, 1950,
she was married to the late Plas T. Bull, who passed away
December 9, 1994. She was a homemaker, and a member of
the Liberty Church of Christ of the Cummins Mill community of
Jackson County, TN.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Son: Bobby W. Bull; 3 Brothers: A.J. Chaffin, Hoover
Chaffin, and Clorcie Chaffin; and 4 Sisters: Ermma Ballard,
Eunice Hensley, Vaudie Hensley, and Agnes Gentry.
Survivors include 4 Daughters: Patricia (Danny) Posey of Old
Hickory, TN, Carolyn Robinson (Johnny) Russell of Gainesboro,
TN, Debbie (Tim) Dobbs of Gainesboro, TN, and Janice (Tony)
Reynolds of Smyrna, TN; 9 Grandchildren: Michael Posey,
Anthony Phann, Angelia Allen, Kristy Brown, Tish Robinson,
Misty Sinclair, Daniel Bull, Ashley Bull, and Austin Reynolds;
and 12 Great Grandchildren: Hailey Allen, Austin Allen, Cason
Allen, Elena Brown, Trajan Brown, Kaylyn Bull, Jade Bull, Ava
Bull, Frankie Jo Bull, Brianna Bowman, Matthew Sinclair, and
Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Raymond Hensley will
officiate at the services.
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