Timothy Lane Chism, age 61 of Louisville, KY passed away on Wednesday, April 8. He was born April 3, 1959 in Louisville, son of the late Wanda Robbins Chism Patterson and John Richard (JR) Chism. He was preceded in death by: his parents; son, Dereke Anthony Chism; and sister, Shirley Chism Hubler. Tim was a “Jack of all Trades”, enjoyed fixing things, tinkering with things, and riding motorcycles. He is survived by his: son, John (Amanda) Chism of Elizabethtown; grandchildren, Katelyn, Luke and one on the way; sister, Peggy Sallee; brothers, John (Karen) Chism, Roger (Mary) Chism, and Jerry Chism; also 2 longtime friends, Billy Troutman and Charles Senn. A memorial service will be held at a later date. The family is being served by Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home.