Obituaries For The Week Of August 31, 2016

Roger Dale Cook PicRoger Dale Cook

Roger Dale Cook, age 65, of Clarkrange, passed away Saturday August 20, 2016 at Cumberland Medical Center.

Mr. Cook was born July 7, 1951 in Fentress Co., TN. He worked in Auto Frame & Body.

Mr. Cook is survived by daughters, Amy Cook, Miranda Koons and husband, Ronnie and Elizabeth Conatser and husband, Michael; son, Roger Cook, Jr.; seven grandchildren, Cole, Katie, Talor, Victoria, Makenzie, Bethany and Avah; brother, Everett Cook; sisters, Betty York, Bonnie West, Barbara Tays, Mary Cook-Beaty, Emogene Bowden, Glenda Wright, and Linda Wright.

Mr. Cook was preceded in death by father, Denton Cook; mother, Hazel (Barnett) Cook-Franklin; brothers, Elbert Cook, Boyd Cook, and Bernard Cook.

Memorial service was held Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at Jennings Funeral Homes-Clarkrange Chapel with Pastor Dale Cox and Cole Vanhorn officiating.

Jennings Funeral Home of Clarkrange, Tennessee was in charge of the arrangements.

Lois Elaine Ingram

Lois Elaine Ingram, age 66, of Jamestown, passed away Saturday, August 27, 2016 at Tennova Healthcare, Jamestown.

Ms. Ingram was born December 3, 1949 in Petal, Mississippi. She worked in Housing Management.

Ms. Ingram is survived by son, James Russell; father, Billy P. Moore; six grandchildren’ one great-grandchild; sisters, Doris Dian Johndro and Billie Joan Moore; special friend, Tambra Fleming.

Ms. Ingram was preceded in death by husband, Bruce Jacks; and mother, Nell (McGilvray) Moore.

The family has chosen Cremation.

Jennings Funeral Home of Jamestown, Tennessee was in charge of the services.

Royce Foster PicRoyce Foster

Royce Foster, age 77, of Jamestown, passed away Thursday, August 18, 2016 at Tennova Healthcare, Jamestown. Mr. Foster was born August 28, 1938 in Woodbury, TN. He worked in construction as an iron worker.

Mr. Foster is survived by wife, Diane (Green) Foster; sons, Jerry Foster, Kyle Foster, and Arthur Barr and wife, Darlene; daughter, Tonia Barr and husband, Albert; sons, David Barr and wife, Mindy and Terry Petty; eleven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brother, Jerry Foster and wife, Mary; sisters, Wanda Dimassa and Inez Cook.

Mr. Foster was preceded in death by father, Calvin Foster; mother, Ardenia Flora (Carthorn) Stacy; son, Ricky Dean Foster; three siblings.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at Jennings Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Dave Bowling officiating. Honorary pallbearers included Arthur Barr, David Barr, Justin Green, Kyle Foster, Terry Petty, and Albert Brown.

Jennings Funeral Home of Jamestown, Tennessee was in charge of the services.

Mary Gertrude WoodScan-160825-0001Mary Gertrude Wood

Mary Gertrude Wood, age 99, of Jamestown, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Signature Health Care of Fentress County.

Mrs. Wood was born August 16, 1917 in Putnam Co., TN. She was a homemaker.

Mrs. Wood is survived by daughters, Joyce Campbell and late husband, Rev. Eugene of Cincinnati OH, Patsy Lewis and husband, Dr. Curtis of Oklahoma City, OK; sons, Dr. Sam Wood and wife, Marthanan of Jamestown, TN, Danny B. Wood and wife, Jill of Brentwood, TN; daughter, Misty Worley and husband, Charlie of Hermitage, TN; fourteen grandchildren; twenty-five great-grandchildren;and 6 great-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Wood was preceded in death by husband, Ernest Sampson Wood, Sr.; father, Robert Andrew McClain, Sr.; mother, Ova Ellen (Welch) McClain; four brothers and six sisters.

Funeral services were held Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at Jennings Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Curtis Lewis officiating. Burial followed in the Wood Cemetery in Jamestown, TN. Pallbearers included John Back, Randall Campbell, Dr. Kevin Lewis, Samuel Wood, Joseph Wood, and Scott Collins.

Jennings Funeral Home of Jamestown, Tennessee was in charge of the services.