Joe Keever, age 45 of Erwin passed away Friday, January 15, 2016 in the Sycamore Shoals Hospital, Elizabethton. He was born in Flint, Michigan and had lived most of his life in Unicoi County. Joe was employed by National Boiler Service as a welder and had also been employed by Renfro Construction company of Greeneville. He was of the Christian faith. Joe was preceded in death by his wife, Rebecca Ann Radford Keever on February 8, 2008 and his mother, Tressie Lee Keever on November 21, 2008.
Joe leaves behind to cherish his memories a son, Christian Thatcher Keever and a daughter, Amber Nicole Radford, both of Erwin; his father, Tommy D. Keever of Erwin; two brothers, Thomas Daniel Keever and wife, Amy and Shawn L. Keever, all of Erwin; several nieces and nephews also survive.
The family will receive friends Monday, January, 18, 2016 from 6:00 P. M. to the hour of service. Pastor Jeremy Green will officiate at the 8:00 P. M. service. Music will be provided by Inez Chandler. Friends will serve as pallbearers. Committal service will be held at 12:00 noon Tuesday at the Banner Cemetery, Martin's Creek Community, Erwin. Those wishing to attend are asked to assemble at the cemetery by 11:50 A. M. Tuesday.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com.
Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Keever family. (423) 743-1380.