GREENVILLE — Jeff Compton of Greenville, Ohio, passed away Sept. 1, 2021, at 10 p.m., in Jacksonville, Florida. He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Compton; his daughter, Sophia; his mother, Lilian Joann York; his twin sister, Jennifer Baker; his brothers, David and Rick Compton; uncle Mike and Larry Croucher; and aunts, Debbie McMurchy, Mary K. Loxley, and Helen McGuffey.
Jeff moved down to Florida 25 plus years ago and became an accomplished lead guitarist for several bands, the last being Austin Park. They opened for Hunter Hayes in 2019. He also had his own photography studio near downtown Jacksonville where he married his best friend, Jennifer, in December 2017. He was a family man that spent much time with his daughter and wife. He will be greatly missed.