WAYNESVILLE — John Jay Chambless, 33, died on Monday, May 27, 2019, at the John F. Keever Solace Center.
He is survived by his wife, Emily Lawing; son, Carter Gage Chambless; mother, Sandra Chambless; father, Jerome Chambless; sister, Jennifer Chambless; grandmother, Elsie Chambless; and several aunts and uncles.
Jay had a great sense of humor, was very compassionate toward others, enjoyed music, reading books, his beloved dog Vegas, and most of all, spending time with his son, Carter.
No services are planned at this time. Monetary donations are being accepted at the Waynesville Elks Lodge.