Joseph Lumpkin Jr.
Posey Funeral Directors - North Augusta
1307 Georgia Avenue
North Augusta, SC 29841
NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mr. Joseph E. Lumpkin, Jr., 76, who entered into rest April 14, 2014, will be conducted Friday morning at 10 o'clock in the Pineview Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel. Rev. Steve Davis officiating. Masonic Rites will be accorded. Mr. Lumpkin was a native of Philadelphia, PA, a former resident of Ocala, Florida, having made North Augusta his home for the past 44 years. He retired as a Surveyor from Bechtel at the Savannah River Site with over 25 years of service. Mr. Lumpkin was a member and Past Master of the Acacia Masonic Lodge #315 A.F.M., the Scottish Rite, Jesse C. Lynch Memorial American Legion Post #71, Mended Hearts and served as a Bailiff for North Augusta Public Safety. He enjoyed working on projects, traveling and loved his family. Mr. Lumpkin was preceded in death by his parents Joseph Sr. and Mildred Lumpkin. Survivors include his wife Doris Greiner Lumpkin; two daughters and a son-in-law, Chanda and Michael Jones, North Augusta, SC and Tammy King, Phoenix, AZ; three sons and a daughter-in-law, James and Kathy Lumpkin, Yipslanti, MI, Tommy King, Phoenix, AZ and Thomas Lumpkin, Ft. Lauderdale, FL; three sisters, Patti Lumpkin, Anthony, FL, Joan B. Greene, Ocala, FL and Barbara Smith, Anthony, FL; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Jim and Donis Lumpkin and Michael Lumpkin, both of Ocala, FL; 8 grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews. Honorary Pallbearers will be members of the Acacia Masonic Lodge #315 A.F.M. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 5 until 7. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803.278.1181). Visit the registry at

To plant trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published by The Augusta Chronicle from Apr. 15 to Apr. 16, 2014.
No memorial events are currently scheduled.
To offer your sympathy during this difficult time, you can now have memorial trees planted in a National Forest in memory of your loved one.
Funeral services provided by:
Posey Funeral Directors - North Augusta
Add a Message

Not sure what to say?

5 Entries
Joe will be greatly missed. He loved his family and loved spending time with them. Rest in peace Joe and tell mom hi for me. Doris you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Penny Lumpkin
April 23, 2014
Patti, Barbara, Jimmy & Michael
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived -
Bobby & Pat Savage
April 19, 2014
Patti , Zoe and I are praying for you during this difficult time.Jennifer Tozzo Firefighter /Paramedic and dog Zoe
jennifer tozzo
April 18, 2014
Joe, I thought the world of you. Love you and will miss your sense of humor via email. Doris, you are in my heart too! Wish I could be there for you as you were for me, but know that I'm thinking of you with love.
Judie Massaro
April 15, 2014
You will always live in our hearts and prayers.
cheryl shields
April 15, 2014