DUNLAP — George “Kip” Willard Ashmore III, 51, of Dunlap passed away unexpectedly in a boating accident on Saturday Dec. 2, 2017. He was a member at Journey Community Church. He was employed as a financial manager with AT&T. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, L.G. and Eunice Ballanger Moss, George Willard Ashmore, Sr. and Ruby Blaylock Browning. Survivors include his parents, George Willard Jr. and Vicki Moss Ashmore; son, Ryan Ashmore, Thompson, Ga.; step-son, Matthew Bromley, Evans, Ga.; brother, J.J. Ashmore, Dunlap; sister, Valorie (Joe) Brown, Chattanooga; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. CST Thursday Dec. 7, 2017 in Ewton Funeral Home chapel with the sis. Debra Dickerson officiating. Visitation noon to 2 p.m. Thursday. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donation to Wounded Warriors in Kips name.