Funeral services for Mrs. Nancy Crowder, 82, of Gainesboro,
TN, will be held at 12 Noon on Thursday, January 23, 2020, 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 Wednesday from 4 P.M. - 9
P.M., and Thursday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Monday, January 20, 2020, at her
She was born October 29, 1937, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Tom Sisco and Lola Sisco. On July 2, 1955, she was
married to the late John D. Crowder, who passed away March
9, 2014. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Cubb
Creek Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 2 Brothers: Richard Sisco and Jimmy Sisco; and 1
Sister: Jo Helen Sisco.
Survivors include 2 Daughters: Judy Cootes and husband,
Russell, of Smithville, TN, and Patricia Witherspoon and
husband, George, of Summertown, TN; 4 Grandchildren: Terra
(Michael) Long, Tandi (Cody) Stafford, Tyrell Bowman, and
Trent (Jamie) Jones; 6 Great Grandchildren: Paige and Colby
Long, Harley and Hayden Stafford, Bryson Bowman, and Nora
Jones; 2 Sisters: Jean Funke of Lebanon, TN, and Marie Cato
of NC; and Special Niece: Polly Whitaker of Gainesboro, TN.
Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Bro. John Sisco and Bro. George Witherspoon will officiate at
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