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Jeff Dyson, age 52, of Buffalo, South Carolina, passed away on Friday, September 4, 2015, at the Johnson City Medical Center. He was born on September 28, 1962 in Boone, North Carolina. Jeff was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Jo Church Lawrence, June 6, 2014, and by a sister, Angie Lawrence.
He was a man who never met a stranger. He enjoyed fishing, listening to music, dancing, and attending church. Jeff was a member of Putman Baptist Church in Buffalo, SC.
Jeff is survived by his wife of 13 years, Judy Campbell Dyson; father, Pat “Chub” Lawrence; brother, Tony Dyson; daughters, Dreama Tester, Sonya Ross, Brandy McCurry, Sarah Schwitzer and husband Jeff, and Tiffany Dyson; son, Dustin Dyson; seventeen grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one nephew; several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
The family received friends from 2-4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at the Mountain City Funeral Home with the funeral service following at 4:00 p.m. with Pastors Harvey White and Rector Henson officiating.
The graveside service and interment followed at the Vanderpool Cemetery, Vilas, NC. Pallbearers were
grandsons, Brandon Smith and Joe Smith, Robert Masterson, Mark Church, Tim Church, and Scotty Shelton. Honorary pallbearers were Jake Isaacs and Wesley Lawrence.
The family will receive friends at 549 Pierce Town Road, Butler, TN 37640.
Condolences may be sent to the family at
The family of Jeffrey “Jeff” L. Dyson has entrusted his services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, TN 37683.