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
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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