Luther Joseph, 99, died June 10 at his home at Premium.
Born at Viper to the late Levi and Viola Adams Joseph, he was the widower of Edna Frazier Joseph.
He was also preceded in death by three sisters and four brothers.
He was an Army veteran who served during World War II, and was a member of the G. Bennett Adams Church.
Sur viving are two daughters, Sandra Lynn Napier and Vivian Rose Joseph, both of Premium; two sons, James Luther Joseph and Thomas Reed Joseph, both of Greenville, Tenn.; a brother, Everett Joseph of Cowan; three sisters, Josephine Daisy of Indiana, Maggie Joseph of Premium, and Mary Tyree of Van; 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mr. Joseph were held June 13 at the G. Bennett Adams Church at Premium. Burial was in the Joseph Cemetery at Premium.