Joseph Vernon "Joe" Deaton, 49, passed away suddenly on Sunday, December 18, 2016 in Memphis, Tennessee. He was the husband of Carla Combs Deaton.
Joe was born on September 15, 1967 in Pikeville, Kentucky, and was the son of Phyllis Rollins Deaton and the late Charles Deaton, Jr. He had served in the U.S. Navy. Joe was self-employed in the communications industry and was a member of First Presbyterian Church.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by: two daughters, Alicia Danielle Deaton and Elizabeth Ann Deaton; two brothers, Charles Rollins Deaton, of Omaha, Nebraska, and William Chadwell Deaton, of Fernandina Beach, Florida; one grandchild, Joseph Conley Deaton; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service for Joe Deaton will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, December 23, 2016, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Dr. Curtis Christian officiating. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until the time of service on Friday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Grace Now, 110 S Collins Street, Richmond, KY 40475.
Condolences may be expressed at www.orpfh.com.
Published on December 19, 2016