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John David Curtis


Mr. John David “J.D.” Curtis, age 94, Jonesborough, passed away Thursday, October 28, 2021, at his residence.

Mr. Curtis was born in Washington County and the son of the late Harm & Lena Mae Crouch Curtis. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Frankie Mae Curtis, two sons, Jerry and Johnny, great-grandson, Jordie Nease, three brothers, Bill, Guy and Earl and one sister, Nevada.

He was a member of Enon Baptist Church and attended New Victory Church.

He was a Farmer, Butcher and School Bus Driver for the Washington County School System. He also worked at Dunbar Pepper Plant.

Survivors include his daughters, Debbie Chapell (James), Doris Percell (Marvin), Susie Curtis, Sandy White (Wally Rewis), and Pat Tipton (Hubert); sons, Wayne Curtis (Twana), Danny Curtis (Vona), Dennis Curtis (Nancy) and Donald Curtis; grandchildren, Michael Greenway, April Lowe, Anthony Percell, Misty Hylton, Daniel Curtis, Jessica Curtis, Adam Curtis, Denise Curtis, Jimmy Nease, Ronnie Nease, Greg Tipton and Chris Tipton; great-grandchildren, Aiden Lowe, Alana Lowe, Miles Greenway, Caleb Nienast, Emily Nienast, Josh Nienast, Kendra Percell, Boone Percell, Nixon Blizzard, Nevaeh Blizzard, Jessie Nease, Cole Tipton, Tyler Tipton, Will Tipton, Mason Curtis, Deklan Curtis, Adaline Curtis and Zayden Gray.

Funeral services will be conducted 4:00 pm, Sunday, October 31, 2021, at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Dr. Lester Morelock and Pastor Park Street officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00-4:00 pm Sunday prior to the service.

Interment services will be conducted 2:00 PM, Monday, November 1, 2021, at Seviers Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Anthony Percell, James Chapell, Wayne Curtis, Danny Curtis, Daniel Curtis and Jimmy Nease.

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Jelayne curtis saults
I am so sorry for your loss...we are never ready to let them go. Cherish the good memories and you will always have something to smile about.
Cyndie Landers
Dennis, Nancy,Adam and Denise, I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of your Father and Grandfather. I'll be keeping you all and the rest of your family in my thoughts and prayers. You all have my deepest sympathy. Cyndie