Funeral services for  Mr. Robert D. Dudney,  74,  of  Cookeville,
TN, will  be  held  at  2  P.M.  on  Sunday, January  26, 2020,  at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland  Funeral  Home  in  Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Dudney Family Cemetery in the Free
State community of Jackson County, TN.

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 5 P.M. – 8 P.M.,
and Sunday from 1 P.M. until time of services.

He  passed  away  on  Thursday, January  23,  2020,   at   Alive
Hospice in Nashville, TN.

He was born September 11, 1945, in Detroit, MI, to the late Edd
Dudney, Sr.   and   Vera  Elizabeth  Clark  Dudney  Davis.    On
August  18, 1972, he  was  married  to  Carolyn Carter Dudney,
who survives. He was retired, formerly  serving  as  the  general
manager of Twin Lakes Telephone. He  was  a  member  of  the
Willow Avenue Church of Christ, and served  in  the  U.S.  Army
during the Vietnam Era.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 Sister:
Nancy   June   Dudney;  Father  in  Law:  Alton  Carter;   2   Half
Brothers: Donald Dudney and Edd Dudney, Jr.; and nieces and
nephews.

Survivors   include   his   Wife:   Carolyn   Carter   Dudney      of
Cookeville,   TN;    Mother   in   Law:    Mildred  Haile  Carter   of
Cookeville, TN; nieces and nephews, other relatives, and  many
friends. The family would like to extend thanks to all the  people
at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and  Alive  Hospice  who
so compassionately took care of Robert.

Bro. Mike Brown and Bro. Jeremiah Tatum   will  officiate  at  the
services.

Pallbearers: George  Dudney,   Brian  Dudney,   Mark  Dudney,
Josh Sprague,  Mike Larson,  Garvis York,  David Qualls,    and
Greg Anderson

Memorial donations may be made to the  Willow Ave. Church  of
Christ  Willow  Meals   or   the   American   Cancer   Society   by
contacting the funeral home.
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