Funeral services for Mrs. Thelma Jean Dennis, 85, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, December
18, 2016, 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 Saturday from 3 P.M. to 8
P.M., and on Sunday from 12 Noon until time of services.
She passed away on Thursday, December 15, 2016, at
Mabry Health Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
She was born November 5, 1931, in Gainesboro, TN, to the
late Oliver Leslie Netherton and Eliza Margaret Rush Netherton.
She was a homemaker, and a member of the Lakeview Church
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 1
Son: Johnny Frank Dennis; 1 Infant Son; 1 Sister: Mary Lou
Denton; 1 Half Sister: Patricia Ann Donovan; 2 Brothers: Bob
Willis Netherton and Willard Lee Netherton; 2 Half Brothers:
Oliver Ray and Ermon Netherton; and 1 Step Brother: Clay
Survivors include 2 Grandchildren: Traci Dennis and Jesse
Dennis, both of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Great Grandchild: Noah
Presley; 1 Half Brother: Bill Wayne Netherton of Gainesboro,
TN; 4 Half Sisters: Lorene Lawson of Gainesboro, TN, Betty
Sue Aberant of PA, Marie Martin of Baxter, TN, and Delia Martin
of Detroit, MI; Special Niece: Brenda (Ronnie) Dill; and Special
Nephew: Ronnie Denton and Susie Rueve. Several nieces,
nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Don Bryant will officiate at the services.
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