Joseph "Joe" Bryan King
Mr. Joseph "Joe" Bryan King, age 83 of Eagleville, TN, died Thursday, December 20, 2012. Mr. King was born in Rutherford County, TN and was the son of the late Charlie and Velma King. He attended Millview Church of Christ near Franklin, TN.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Ed Berry King and Paul King.
Mr. King is survived by his wife of sixty years, Margaret Kelley King, Eagleville, TN. He was the beloved father of five children, Brad (Renee) King, Eagleville, TN, Jeff (Sharon) King, Unionville, TN, Brook King, Smyrna, TN, Jock King, Eagleville, TN, and Alisa (Joe) Jack, Eagleville, TN; nine grandchildren, Joseph (Jessica) King, Benjamin (Victoria) King, Jonathan King, Rebecca (Wes) Kennedy, Sarah (Jimmy) Bratcher, Nathan King, Jesse Allen-King, Alaina Jack, and Allison Jack; and a great-grandson, Sawyer Bratcher.
He is also survived by a sister, Charlotte Ralston, and brothers, Richard King, Bob King, Charlie King, David King, and Philip King.
Visitation with the family will be on Friday, December 21, 2012 from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Millview Church of Christ, 4370 Murfreesboro Road, Franklin, TN. Family members will receive friends for two hours prior to the Celebration of Life Service.
His sons and grandsons will serve as Pallbearers.
Burial will follow in King-Cook Cemetery near Eagleville, TN.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the
, 1818 Patterson St., Nashville, TN 37203, or the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Blvd., Ste. 1010, Rockville, MD 20852.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Chapel Hill, TN in charge of arrangements, (931) 364-2233. www.lawrencefuneral.net