Joseph “Joe” Thomas Griffith, 78, of Union City died Dec. 28, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Funeral services were 3 p.m. Sunday at White-Ranson Funeral Home. Stephen Sutton officiated. Burial followed in Berea Cemetery.
Pallbearers were David Brooks, Ben Brooks, Andy Moubray, David Easterwood, Lance Norris, Andy Oliver, Jerry Shode and Sonja Hamton.
The family received visitors from 5-8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
The family requests memorials be sent to the American Heart Association.
He was born March 25, 1940, in Union City, to the late Joseph Newman and Virginia (Caudle) Griffith.
On March 1, 1991, he married JoAnn Easterwood. She survives.
He worked as a salesman for Blue and Gray Marine and was a member of Bishop Street Church of Christ.
He is also survived by four grandchildren, Julie Kane of Nashville, Jonathan Kincade of Samburg, Miranda Oliver of Dresden and Lance Norris of Jackson; six great-grandchilden, Bret Robey Kane and Olivia Blake Kane, both of Nashville, Lottie June Kincade and Jonathan Briggs Kincade, both of Samburg, Drew Oliver of Dresden and Cate Norris of Jackson; and a brother, Roy Griffith of Troy.
He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Janice Copeland.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.