A funeral service for Joel Starkey, age 59, of Gallatin, is scheduled at 2 o'clock in the afternoon Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Bro. Robert Simpson officiating. He will be laid to rest at Henry Cemetery in Gallatin.
Joel Wayne Starkey was born September 28, 1956 in Corpus Christi, Texas and he passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2016.
He was a member of Calallen Baptist Church in Corpus.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Shelby Starkey; grandmother, Opal Hicks; father-in-law, John Marshall, Sr. and mother-in-law, Edna Marshall.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Cindy Starkey of Gallatin; father, Howard Wayne Starkey of Gallatin; sons, Steven Starkey and Joel Cameron Starkey of Gallatin, Kyle Wayne Starkey of Rusk; sisters, Robin LaQuita Goodson and Milisa Schilhab, both of Athens; and grandchildren Tyler and Dylan Starkey.
Pallbearers will be George Asberry, Kevin Pershall, Joey Pate, Jimmy Jones, Rick Fears and Kelly Keahey.
Honorary pallbearers are Jay Mannix and James Morris.
Visitation will begin on Saturday, June 11, 2016 and friends are cordially invited to visit with the family from 1 to 2 o'clock in the afternoon at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Published on June 8, 2016