Born 1-24-1922 -- Died 12-3-2003
Joseph Eugene Corbin, 81, of West Plains, Mo., formerly of this area, was born Jan. 24, 1922, in Alton, Mo., and died Dec. 3, 2003, in West Plains.
He was the son of John W. and Lydia Hylton Corbin. He worked as a maintenance man for Trans-world Airlines in St. Louis. Upon his retirement he operated a cattle farm near Alton.
Survivors include two sisters -- Thelma Deno of Hawthorne, Calif., and Gertrude Faas, of El Segundo, Calif.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, John Neil Corbin, Cecil R. Corbin and Homer Corbin.
A graveside service was Dec. 7 at New Salem Cemetery in Couch, Mo., with Rev. Ralph Orr officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of West Plains.