J.C. Corley, who resided in Paris, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, at his home.

He was born Aug. 20, 1937, in the Cox Valley community in Logan County to the late Doyle Raymond Corley and Geneva (Bynum) Corley. He was 79. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Reva Jean (Arment) Corley; two daughters, Dana Crane and Diana Schortner; one son, J.C. Corley, Jr.; and two grandchildren, Christine Corley and Cody Corley.

J.C. was a retired truck driver, served in the U.S. Navy, and he was of the Pentecostal church.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 21, at Brotherton Funeral Home Chapel in Paris, with the Rev. Scott Quick officiating. Burial will be at Paint Rock Cemetery, located south of Paris, under the direction of Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home in Paris.

He is survived by two sons, Darin Corley and wife Cecilia of Lockwood, Mo. and David Corley and wife Paula of Paris; his former wife of four years, Linda White of Paris; 10 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Darin Corley, Darin Leon Corley, Jr., Dustin Randolph Corley, Allen Jackson, Steven Crane and Hooter Crane.

To pay an online tribute, please visit www.brothertonbrothersfuneralhomes.com.