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“Dear John and Julie, I am so sad for your loss. I breaks my heart to know that Anne and Joe were in a nursing home. They helped each other so much....Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Betty and John Whiting - Dallas, TX

“Joe was a man full of compassion and integrity. I was privileged to observe this while working at both Wal-Marts with him. He has and will be missed....Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Rhonda Hurley - Wichita Falls, TX

“Anne, John and Julie, so sorry to see Joe leave us. He will be sorely missed. May God comfort your hearts and give you peace now and in the days to...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Teresa Valkman Zink - Benbrook, TX

“John, we are so sorry for your loss. Prayers for the comfort and peace that only God can give to you and your family. What a blessing to have been...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Richard & Betty Dean - TX

“Keeping the family in my prayers. Joe was a very caring person. I miss the Corner Drug Store - a pharmacy with a heart. Don't have that anymore. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Gail Watson - Burkburnett, TX

“So many memories of Joe growing up at the Corner Drug Store and later as part of the Gillespie family. We will miss his sweet smile and caring way...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Joe and Genny Thornton - Fritch, TX

“Prayers for comfort and peace. My memories of Joe go way back to the 60's. He was a true gentleman. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Brenda Spillers Bailes - TX

“My heartfelt condolences for your family. Joe was a wonderful person and helped me on many occasions when my boys were sick. I trusted him completely...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Vaughnie Castro Reed - TX

“I will be thinking of your family during this difficult time. John & Julie, I remember your dad as such a light to our community growing up. I know...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Amy Schumacher - Austin, TX

“Joe was the first baseball coach I ever had in Burk playing for the Corner Drug Store Pee Wee team. He was such a wonderful, compassionate, caring...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Barney Fudge - Granger, TX

“Took care of joe and anne for a while the sweetest family you will ever meet it was my pleasure knowing them love sherry underwood ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: sherry underwood - burkburnett, TX

“Fly High with the Angels. You will be missed! Cheryl M. Thompson ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Cheryl M. Thompson - clio, MI

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Joe was born on February 3, 1936 and passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018.

Joe was a resident of Burkburnett, Texas at the time of passing.

Joe then served in the United States Army, where he received an honorable discharge.

Visitation will be at Owens & Brumley Funeral Home in Burkburnett on Friday, January 12, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, January 13, 2018 at First Baptist Church in Burkburnett. Interment will be held at 1:00 p.m. at Graceland Cemetery in Jermyn under the direction of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Meals on Wheels of Burkburnett.