JEFFERY SCOTT LEDFORD, age 58 of Athens, Tenn. passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, in NHC of Athens, Tenn. He was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, a son of the late Cline Ledford and Wanda Jolley Barnes and preceded in deatd by Grandparents: Shorty and Pearl Jolley, and O, C, and Estella Coleman Ledford. He served in the Marine Corp for four years and was an avid dog lover.
Survivors: Wife of 31 years: Jeanette Kay Ledford of Athens, Tenn., Brother: Shannon (Kristie) Ledford, nephews, niece, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Graveside services will be 11:00 A.M. Thursday in U. S. National Cemetery in Chattanooga, Tenn. There will be no visitation. Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Jeffery-Ledford Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements.