Jamey David McCord
On Thursday, July 26, 2018, Jamey lost his year long battle with brain cancer. He passed away quietly in his sleep with family at his side. He was a graduate of Forest High School, 1988, and also graduated from Columbia Southern University with a degree in environmental chemistry. Jamey was married to Jennifer Deen McCord in 1990. Their marriage was blessed with three children, Cody D. McCord, Sophia D. McCord of Ocala and Connor M. McCord of Denver, Colorado. Jamey shared his life with brothers Patrick J. McCord of Ocala and Brian M. McCord of Ocoee, Tennessee. He was the oldest son of Doug and Christine McCord, also of Ocala.
Jamey worked for the USGS Geological Survey for 22 Years, the last 12 in Denver. Upon relocating back to Ocala, he was most recently employed at Silver Springs Bottled Water. While in Colorado, Jamey enjoyed snowboarding and mountain biking. Upon his return to Florida he enjoyed paddle boarding on the Rainbow River.
A celebration of Jamey’s life, (“Remembering Jamey”) will be held at the McCord home, 3260 SE 41st Place, Ocala, 34480, on Saturday august 18th from 12 noon until 3:00 p.m. for all of Jamey’s friends and family to share their happy memories. Causal dress is what he would have preferred.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Marion County Humane Society or Hospice of Marion County will be appreciated.