SYLVA — Jimmy Dewayne Ford, 60, of Sylva, passed away peacefully in his home on Friday, March 10, 2017.
Dewayne is preceded in death by his daughter, Misty Delaine Ford; and father, Jim Edray Ford.
He is survived by his three sons, Sam Ford, Logan Ford and wife, Lisa, and Luke Ford and wife, Leigh; mother, Betty Sue Brown; and loving grandchildren, Eli Wright, Alexis Payne and Colgan Ford.
Dewayne was an avid motorcycle enthusiast; he lived to ride. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and playing pool.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, at the Smoky Mountain Chapel with a visitation one hour prior to the service.
Smoky Mountain Cremations and Funeral Service of Clyde is caring for the family and the online register is available at www.smokymountaincremations.com.