Joe Humphrey Jr., 72, son of the late, Joseph Edward and Jessie Mae Dickson Humphrey was born April 23, 1936, in Hazel Green, Ala., and died Nov. 13, 2008.
He was a retired employee of Burroughs-Ross-Colville and a member of Charles Creek The Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Shelby, Elby, Bill, Floyd and Davis Humphrey.
He was married June 11, 1955 to Charlene Alley Humphrey.
He is survived by: three sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Martha Humphrey of McMinnville, Tenn., James Humphrey of McMinnville,and Joey and Christina Humphrey of Nashville, Tenn.; four grandchildren and spouses, Kristy and Eric Haagenson of Wisconsin, Melody Sanders of McMinnville, Brandi and Garrett McCormick of McMinnville and Daniel and Melanie Sullens of McMinnville; three step-grandchildren and spouses, Corey Beall of Nashville, Dustin Beall of Nashville, Samantha and R.J. Beall Morris of Nashville; four great-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Fred and Ruby Humphrey of Arkansas, and Charlie and Marie Humphrey of McMinnville; two sisters and brother-in-law, Jean Northcutt of McMinnville and Louise and Frank Pearsall of McMinnville; a host of nieces; nephews; and friends also survive.
Funeral services were held Nov. 17 in High's Chapel, McMinnville, Tenn., with Darrell Cantrell and Kevin Murphy officiating. Interment followed in Bethany Cemetery.