Joseph "Joe" Wesson

NEWBERRY — Joseph "Joe" Wesson, 90, formerly of Kinards, SC died Friday, August 8, 2014 at White Oak Manor, Newberry

Born on July 25, 1924 in Newberry, he was a son of the late Charles Roland Wesson and Virgin Manley Wesson Riddle.

He was a member of Bush River Baptist Church.

He is survived by his sisters, Mary Lou Copeland, Almedia Timmerman, Carrie Lee Mahoney and Ann Muzzaca; and his brother, Tom Longshore.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Bush River Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Honorary pallbearers will be his friends at the Newberry County Disabilities and Special Needs.

The family suggests memorials be made to Ruth S. Pugh Foundation, PO Box 856 Newberry, SC 29108.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.whitakerfuneralhome.com.

Whitaker Funeral Home of Newberry is assisting the family.

Funeral Home

Whitaker Funeral Home
1704 College St. Newberry, SC 29108

Published in The Newberry Observer from Aug. 9 to Aug. 10, 2014