GILLSVILLE – Joseph Larry “Joe” Satterfield, 54, passed away Saturday, April 5, 2014.
He was born in Gainesville, a son to Ann Mincey Satterfield, of Gainesville, and the late James Satterfield.
He was a member of the Temple Baptist Church in Homer where he served as choir director. He was a 1977 graduate of Johnson High School, a 36-year employee of Baldor/Reliance Electric of Flowery Branch and was an avid Georgia Bulldog fan. In addition to his father, Satterfield was preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Dennis and Ruth Edwards.
Survivors in addition to his mother include his wife, Melinda Edwards Satterfield; son, Dennis Brantley Pickett; daughter, Brittany Ruthann Satterfield and Beelee Lynn Satterfield, both of Gillsville; brother and sister-in-law, Jackie and Debra Howington, Gainesville; sister and brother-in-law, Sheila and Thomas Caudell, Commerce; brothers and sisters-in-law, Matthew and Pam Edwards, Commerce, and Phillip and Nan Edwards, Jefferson; special friend, Frances Vandiver, of Jefferson; and several nieces, nephews and extended family.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with the Rev. Chris Segars, the Rev. Robbie Ledford and the Rev. Jason Arrowood officiating. The burial will follow in the Temple Baptist Church Cemetery with Blake McDaniel, Ben Ramsey, Will Ramsey, Keith Roberts, Kevin Brown and Lee Davis honored as pallbearers. The visitation will be held Monday, April 7, 2014, from 6-9 p.m. and on Tuesday, April 8, from 1-9 p.m. at Evans Funeral Home.
Flowers are optional, memorials may be made to the Temple Baptist Church building fund, 310 Temple Road, Homer, Georgia 30547.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.evansfuneralhome.com.