James Anthony Stamps, 103

MT. JULIET -- Funeral services were conducted Saturday morning, October 31 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. Stamps, 103, of Mt. Juliet. A member and former Elder of Center Chapel Church of Christ, he died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009.

He was the son of the late, Samuel and Grace Fleming Stamps. Mr. Stamps was also preceded in death by his wife, Irene Logue Stamps; son, Ted Stamps; 7 brothers and sisters and 1 great-granddaughter.

Services were conducted by Brother Johnny Brown, Brother Darrell Duncan and Lynn McCulloch. Interment followed at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Survivors include: children Jimmy (Juanita) Stamps, Blanche (Johnny) Vannatta and Martha (Herman) Coleman; siblings Tommy Stamps and Frances Oliver; 11 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great grandchildren.

Active pallbearers: Wendell Stamps, Wayne Stamps, Austin Stamps, Mark Coleman, Jim Coleman, Adam Sparks, Steve Stamps and Tony Stamps. Honorary: Elders and Deacons of Center Chapel Church of Christ, James Powell, Gary Sole, Glenn Helms, Tanner Simms, Tyler Simms and Robert Rhea.

Memorials may be made to the Center Chapel Church of Christ Building Fund, 9500 Central Pike, Mt. Juliet, 37122.

Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road, was in charge of arrangements.