Joe Josey STATESVILLE Mr. Joe Herman Josey, 74, of Troutman,
passed away Monday, July 23, 2012,
at Wake Forest
following a brief illness. Mr. Josey was born Jan. 4, 1938
and was the son of the late Samuel Bascomb and Juanita
Elizabeth Barnhardt Josey. He was a graduate of Iredell
County schools. Mr. Josey was
retired from Trailways Bus, where he worked as a bus
driver and later with Statesville Roofing, where he worked as a crew foreman.
He was a member of the VFW Post 2031 and was also a volunteer with the
Statesville Fire Department. Mr. Josey is survived by one son, Joe Terry Josey,
of the home; one daughter, Donna Josey Johnson (Don), of Troutman; three
sisters, Pansy J. Miller and Evelyn J. Jolly, both of Statesville and Sally J.
Rankin, of Troutman; one granddaughter, Danielle Johnson; and one grandson,
Steele Johnson, both of Troutman; two nephews, Todd Rankin and Ricky Miller;
three nieces, Tammy Martin, Julie Miller Bowman (Keith) and Amanda Key;
great-nieces, Lori and Peggy; and great-nephew, Chad Key. There are no formal
services scheduled at this time at the request of Mr. Josey.
Published in Statesville
Record & Landmark on July 26, 2012