Joseph Larry Satterfield

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Joseph Larry "Joe" Satterfield, age 54, of Gillsville who entered into rest Saturday, April 5, 2014. Mr. Satterfield was born in Gainesville, Ga., a son to Ann Mincey Satterfield, of Gainesville, and the late James Satterfield. Mr. Satterfield was a member of the Temple Baptist Church in Homer, where he served as choir director, was a 1977 graduate of Johnson High School, a 36-year employee of Baldor/Reliance Electric of Flowery Branch and was an avid Georgia Bulldog fan. In addition to his father, Mr. Satterfield was preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Dennis and Ruth Edwards.

Survivors in addition to his mother include his wife, Melinda Edwards Satterfield; son, Dennis Brantley Prickett; daughters, Brittany Ruthann Satterfield, Breelee Lynn Satterfield, all of Gillsville; brother and sister-in-law, Jackie and Debra Howington, Gainesville; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Sheila and Thomas Caudell, Commerce; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Matthew and Pam Edwards, Commerce, Phillip and Nan Edwards of Jefferson; special friend, Frances Vandiver of Jefferson; several nieces, nephews and extended family.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Evans Funeral Home with the Rev. Chris Segars, the Rev. Robbie Ledford and the Rev. Jason Arrowood officiating. The burial will follow in the Temple Baptist Church Cemetery with Blake McDaniel, Ben Ramsey, Will Ramsey, Keith Roberts, Kevin Brown and Lee Davis honored as pallbearers. The visitation will be held on Monday, April 7, 2014, from 6-9 p.m. and on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, from 1-9 p.m. at Evans Funeral Home.

Flowers are optional; memorials may be made to the Temple Baptist Church Building Fund, 310 Temple Road, Homer, GA 30547.

Evans Funeral Home Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, GA, 706-367-5467.

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Published in on Apr. 8, 2014