Joe Ingram, 83, formerly of Roanoke, died June 8, 2013, at his home in Pawleys Island, S.C., following an extended illness caused by complications of Type 1 Diabetes, which he had for over 50 years. He was born in Cheraw, S.C. on December 20, 1929, to the late Florence Belk and Thomas Laney Ingram. He graduated from the University of South Carolina where he received his law degree. Joe worked as a stockbroker in Roanoke for over 40 years. Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Shirley B. Ingram; daughters, Margaret I. McConnell, of Charleston, S.C. and Molly I. Aftoora and her husband, Matt, of Richmond; granddaughter, Maggie McConnell; grandson, Joe Aftoora; sisters, Sybil F. Ingram, of Cheraw, S.C. and Sudie Lou Taylor, of Fayetteville, N.C.; sister-in-law, Elizabeth Bradner, of Roanoke; five nephews; one niece; and caregiver of nine months, Ira Wright. He was predeceased by his brother, Thomas Belk Ingram, of Cheraw, S.C.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Calvary Baptist Church (608 Campbell Avenue, SW). Officiating will be the Reverend Donna Hopkins-Britt. The family will greet friends at a reception at the church following the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The
, 1701 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311 or Calvary Baptist Church, 608 Campbell Ave., S. W. Roanoke, VA 24016.
Condolences may be made at www.burroughsfh.com
Burroughs Funeral Home, of Murrells Inlet, S.C., is in charge of the arrangements. 843-651-1440.