Mr. Jackson (J.C.) Damesworth age 75 of Waverly, TN, passed away peacefully, Friday, July 13, 2018 at home. J.C. was born March 21, 1943 in McEwen, TN to the late Melvin Malloy and Viola Proffitt Damesworth. He was married to Ferretta Damesworth for 57 years. He was a retired Chief Deputy for the Humphreys County Sheriff’s office, where he started his law enforcement career in 1972. He was a member of Faith Life Church, 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Mason, and a Shriner.
J.C. is survived by his:
Ferretta Totty Damesworth
Jay R. (Bird) Damesworth (Cyndi)
Jena Lynn Damesworth (Michael Daniel)
Louise Thomas (Robert L.)
William J. Story
In addition to his parents, J.C. was preceded in death by his brother Melvin Damesworth.
Visitation with the family will be Sunday, July 15, 2018 from 1:00pm-8:00pm at Luff-Bowen Funeral Home in Waverly, TN. Masonic services for J.C. Damesworth will be held on Sunday, July 15 at 5:00pm at Luff-Bowen Funeral Home in Waverly. A celebration of life for J.C. Damesworth will be Monday, July 16, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Luff-Bowen Funeral Home in Waverly officiated by Bros. Dennis Bailey and Stephen Palk. Interment will follow in the Mel and J. Damesworth Cemetery in Waverly, TN.