Funeral services for Shelby W. Forkum,  85, of  Gainesboro,
TN, will  be  held at 1  P.M. on Wednesday, January 2, 2019,  at
Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home  in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in the  McCoinsville
community of Jackson County, TN.

   The family will receive friends on Wednesday  from  11  A.M.
until time of services.

   He   passed   away   on   Sunday,   December  30,  2018,  at
Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, TN.

   He was born April 25, 1933, to the late Chester Forkum  and
Zelma Forkum.  He  was  married  to  Bonnie Anderson Forkum,
who survives. He was a Church of Christ minister.

   In  addition  to  his  parents, he was preceded in death  by  1
Brother:   Ernest   Ward   Forkum;   and    1   Sister:   Helan   F.
Huddleston.

   Survivors  include  his  Wife:  Bonnie  Anderson  Forkum   of
Gainesboro,  TN;    1    Daughter:   Denise   (Ron)   Cantrell   of
Cookeville, TN; and 1  Sister: Kathleen Smoliga of Estil Springs,
TN.

   Bro. Dan Huffines and Bro. Clarence Deloach will officiate  at
the services.


    In lieu of flowers, memorial donations  may  be  made  to  the
Willow   Ave.   Church  of  Christ's  Willow   Meals   program   by
contacting the funeral home.
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