Memorial  services  for  Ralph Raymond Burroughs,  66,   of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 1 P.M.  on  Saturday, December
2,  2017,  at  Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home  in
Gainesboro, TN.  The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Saturday
from  11  A.M.  until  time  of  services. The  family  has  chosen
cremation.

   He passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

   He  was  born  in   Newbury,   Vermont,   to   John  Rainsford
Burroughs  and  Flavia Dominga Burroughs.  He  spent  time  in
Connecticut and California before settling  in  Gainesboro,   TN,
where he owned and  operated  Burroughs  Body  Shop  for  30
years.

   After closing the body shop, he spent  a  few  years  working
throughout  the  Southeast  on  mobile  homes.   Ralph was well
liked by all and always willing to help friends and neighbors.

He was preceded in death by his Wife: Sue Burroughs; 2 Sons:
Dwayne and Jeffery Burroughs; and  1  Brother-in-Law: Gordon
Gardner.

Survivors include 1 Brother: John Rainsford Burroughs, Jr. and
wife, Sharon,  of  Fairfield,  CA;  3  Sisters: Ellie Reyes-Farr and
husband, William Farr  of  New  Britain,  CT,  Jessie Gardner  of
Gainesboro,  TN,   and   Alma  Sporman  and  husband, Ron  of
Leesburg,  FL;   Nieces:   Rose Flatt   and   Lisa Hammock  and
husband, Michael;   and   Nephews:  Tony Reyes of Huntington,
NY; along with several other nieces and nephews.

   Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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