J. D. Silver Jr.
Loving husband, father, grandfather
CANTON – James D. Silver Jr., “J.D.,” 72, went home to be with his heavenly father Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, after a long and courageous battle with cancer, at his residence.
He was a native and lifelong resident of Haywood County and the son of the late James Dimey and Fannie Sisk Silver. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Arlie B. Silver, and a sister, Millie Hoglen. J. D. was a very talented brick mason who was extremely dedicated, and a master craftsman of his work. His masonry work can be found throughout many prominent buildings in Western North Carolina. J. D. loved his family and especially adored his grandchildren, who he was extremely proud of. He will be remembered for being kind, compassionate, trustworthy and having a very ...