Jeffrey D. Fortner age 61 of Chuckey passed away Friday afternoon April 14, 2023 at Greeneville Community Hospital. He attended Pyburn FWB Church. He is survived by his wife Belinda Tolliver Fortner, son Jeremy Fortner, step daughters Brandy Hensley and Amanda Hensley, stepsons Chase and Cody Melton, granddaughter Jada Fortner, sister Shirley Wilcox, mother-in-law Darnell Tolliver, sister-in-law Brenda Fortner, several nieces and nephews and his best friend and sidekick dog Bear. He was preceded in death by his parents George and Jo Fortner, 3 brothers David, Randy, and Larry Fortner, 3 sisters Linda Parton, Brenda Collins, Teresa Everette. The family will receive friends from 5-7pm Monday at Jeffers Funeral and Cremation Service Downtown. The funeral service will follow at 7 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Jonathon Jones officiating. The graveside service will be Tuesday 2pm at Cross Anchor Cemetery. It is requested that family and friends meet at the funeral home at 1:15pm Tuesday to go in procession to the cemetery. Pallbearers will be Shane Malone, Nick Witt, Allen Witt, Brian Parton, Ashton Parton, and Rob Smith.