Jeffery Brian Sanford, age 56 passed away. He was born February 1st, 1964 in Maryville, TN, the youngest of 8 children to Harold. Sr. and Bonnie Burnett Sanford.

Preceded in death by Brothers, Harold  A. Sanford, Jr. and Mark A. Sanford of Maryville, Tn.  Sisters, Wilma A. (Bob) Riddle of Georgia, Carol B. (Gary) Coffey of Powell, Tn and niece, Carrie (John) Sherrill of Indiana.

Survived by Son, Ricky Sanford of Bryson City, North Carolina, Daughter, Bethany Sanford and granddaughter 20 month old Aspen Deaner of Newport, Tn. Brothers, Don (Judy) Sanford of Anderson, Indiana, Terry Sanford of Maryville, Tn. Sister, Shirley (Pete)  Whisman of Knoxville, Nieces, Lisa (Steve) Driver of Indiana, Angie (David) Coyle of Indiana, Niki (Jerry) Johnson of Georgia and Amy (Jeremy) Perez of Jamestown, Tn, Nephews, Neil (HaeYoung) Riddle of Georgia, Scott Davis-Whisman of South Carolina, Andrew Sanford of Knoxville.

He will be cremated and a celebration of Life will be scheduled at a later time.

Jeff was baptized at Broadway Baptist Church of Maryville, Tn. At an early age. A troubled life, a good heart, Go Rest High on That Mountain in Peace, Dear Jeff

“Let Those Who Are Without Sin, Cast The First Stone.”

The family has entrusted the care of Jeffery Brian Sanford to Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where Families Matter Most.”

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