Billy Ray Ward age 54 of Corryton, formerly from Pinecrest community in Jacksboro, passed away Saturday, January 27th, 2024. He was of the Baptist faith and always lived life to the fullest.

He was preceded in death by grandparents, Fletcher & Mandy Byrge Ward, Lonzy & Sally Nolan Kennedy; father, Glen (Ray) Ward; brothers, Allen (Joe) & Glen Ward; niece, Heather McKamey; great-nephew, Eli Wayne Smith.

He is survived by his mother Edith Ward (Harvey) of Caryville; brother, Chuck Ward (Liz) of Jacksboro; sisters, Roxie McKamey (John Leab) of Briceville, Charlotte Smith (Bobby Perry) of Luttrell; girlfriend, Caroline Coffing; and many nieces, nephews, family, and friends left to mourn his passing.

There will be no services at this time his wishes were to be cremated.

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

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