Jeffery Lynn Caraway, 51, Roan Mountain passed away Sunday, January 6, 2013, in the Johnson City Medical Center. A native of Chicago Heights, Ill., he was a son of the late William Alfred and Nella Ann Montgomery Caraway. He was a Welder. He attended Taylors Chapel Christian Church, Elk Park, North Carolina. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother: Ronald Caraway. He served in the United States Army.
Survivors include a daughter: Jessica Carver and fiancé Chris Roger, Gray; two sons: Brandon Caraway, Johnson City. and Justin Carver and his friend David Sailor, Gray; a grandson: Christopher Lane; two sisters: Caroline Wilson and husband Corky, Merrillville, Ind.; and Kathy Arnett, Roan Mountain; two brothers: William Darrell Caraway and wife Shirley and Douglas L. Caraway all of Roan Mountain; several nieces and nephews, and a special friend, Sarah Carver.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Memorial Funeral Chapel. Graveside Service and Interment will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 10, 2013, in the Granny Caraway Cemetery, Elk Park, North Carolina. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. To those who prefer memorials may be made to the funeral home to help defray funeral expenses. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery at 10:50 a.m. Thursday. Condolences may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Funeral Chapel, Elizabethton, is in charge.