Funeral services for Mrs. Rose Nell Jones Strait,  89,  of  Mt.
Juliet, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Monday, May  29,   2017,  at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home   in   Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery   in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.

    The family will receive friends on Sunday from 4 P.M. until  8
P.M., and on Monday from 12 Noon until time of services.

    She   passed   away   on   Saturday,   May  27, 2017, at  her
residence.

    She was born November 9, 1927, in Jackson County, TN,  to
the  late Roscoe Smallwood   and   Zander Smallwood. She was
married  to  the  late  I.B. Jones and Harrison Strait.  She  was a
clothing  factory  worker, and  a  Christian  who loved her family
and friends.

    She  was  preceded  in  death  by  her  Parents: Roscoe and
Zander Smallwood;  her  Husbands:  I.B. Jones,   and  after   his
death, Harrison Strait;  2  Sisters: Louise Jones and Martha Bell
Dixon (her twin);  2  Brothers: Paul Meadows and Roscoe "Bug"
Smallwood, Jr.; and 1 Great Grandson: Cason Gaines.

    Survivors  include  1  Son: Billy (Margie) Jones of Spring Hill,
TN;  2  Daughters:  Deborah (Jimmy) Gaines  of  Lebanon,  TN,
and Sherry (Glenn) Oaks of Cookeville, TN;    6  Grandchildren:
Kevin Gaines,   Heather Jones,   Jamie Oaks,     Christy Phillips,
Keith Gaines, and David Oaks; 11  Great  Grandchildren: Kayla
Malone,    Brooke  Malone,    Connor  Gaines,    Colton Gaines,
Madison Phillips, Megan Phillips, Kaylor Gaines,   Kolby Gaines,
Tyler Oaks, Harper Oaks, and Knox Oaks;  1  Brother:   Tommy
Smallwood of Old Hickory, TN;  1  Sister:  Bonnie Jean Head   of
Gainesboro, TN;  2  Step  Daughters:  Susie Justice and Cheryl
Lindsey; and Special Friends: Tom and Tosha Lincoln.

    Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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