Funeral    services    for    Mr.   Jimmy   “Jim”   Ford,   51,   of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  2 P.M. on Thursday,
April 10, 2014, 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  2  P.M. –
9 P.M., and Thursday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

  He passed away on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at his residence.
     
  He was  born  October  18, 1962, in  Harriman, TN,  to  Faye
Ford  and  the late Harlan S. Ford. On August 10, 2002, he was
married  to  Kathy  Ford,  who  survives. He  was  a  corrections
officer with the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department, and of the
Baptist faith.

  In  addition  to  his  father, he  was  preceded  in  death by 1
Infant Brother; his  Father-in-Law: Logan Raines, Jr.; 1 Nephew:
Brian Emerton; his Paternal  Grandparents:  Robert  and  Marie
Dennis Ford;  and  his  Maternal  Grandparents:  Leonard  Hale
and Betty Johnson.

  Survivors include his Wife: Kathy Ford of Gainesboro, TN;  3
Daughters:   Jaime   (Jimmy)   Henson,   Jacqulyn  Medlin,   and
Jennifer Pippin,  all  of  Jackson  County,  TN;  his Mother: Faye
Ford  of  Cookeville, TN;  his  Mother-in-Law:  Jewell  Raines  of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Brother: John (Debbie) Ford  of  Sparta, TN;
2 Sisters: Kathy (Leon) Elrod of Baxter, TN, and Carolyn (Mark)
Dishman  of  Cookeville,  TN;  1   Sister-in-Law:   Traci  (Dustin)
Raines of IN;  7   Grandchildren:  Jessie   and   Jayda   Henson,
Jarred Medlin, Jaylon Pharris,  Joseph Walton,  Jaycie  and  Jett
Phillips;  and  Special  Baby: Juno.    Several  nieces,  nephews,
other relatives, and friends also survive.

  Bro. Danny Hembree and Bro. Jimmy Anderson  will  officiate
at the services.

  Memorial donations may be made to the Ford family to apply
to funeral expenses by contacting the funeral home.
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