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Joe Posey

Joe Hunter Posey, 71, of Cleveland died Monday June 13, 2011, at North Sunflower Medical Center in Ruleville.
Joe was born August 8, 1939, to Joe Lee and Modena (Lott) Posey in Inverness. He was a Cleveland High School graduate and had attended Delta State University. Mr. Posey was a former truck driver for over 20 years until he began his career with the United States Postal Service where he was a valued employee for nearly 30 years until his retirement. He was a former Cleveland volunteer fireman, a former national guardsman and a Baptist.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Kirby Dean Posey
He is survived by his wife 18 years Martha Hiler Posey of Cleveland; four daughters; Paige Posey and husband Mark Warwick, Palette Posey and husband Jeff Butler, Lora and husband Chuck Carlley and Jenny Halford; son, Mike and wife Vickie Halford; two sisters; Jackie Posey Clark and Pug Posey and husband Sid Woolf; brother, Jerry and wife Lyn Pose; grandchildren, Graham and wife Bryttani LeMeunier, Tucker and Hunter Warwick, Michael Couey, Devin Halford and Camryn Halford; and one great-grandchild Avarie LeMeunier.
A memorial service for friends and family will be announced at a later date by Cleveland Funeral Home.

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Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. We loved that Joe and he was a great friend and co worker. Sympathy from all our family...........

Ann & Bo Roncali - July 12, 2011 at 04:28 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Joe and I worked together at F & W many, many years ago. He was the best. My prayers are sent to his family.

Guy Ann Gasparini - Sheffield - June 21, 2011 at 06:29 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Jackie, Pug & Jerry: Our thoughts are with you, Martha & Joe's children during this difficult period. Joe was an asset to this community and will be missed. We will watch for the posting of the memorial service. Ken, Cynthis & Michael McCool

Ken McCool - June 19, 2011 at 01:46 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Martha, Pug and family: My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of loss... I have enjoyed being Joe's nurse for many years.... Ann Quinton

Ann Quinton - June 18, 2011 at 12:40 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

My thoughts are with you and love you. (This is my sister-in-law's email address)

Ruth Perkins - June 17, 2011 at 10:32 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Memories of Joe Hunter are all good ones. I'll miss his ready smile.

Noel Funchess - June 15, 2011 at 02:23 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Pug and family, I'm so sorry. You are in my thoughts.

Pat Brown - June 14, 2011 at 05:11 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

To the Posey family, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Please know that I am thinking of you during this difficult time.

Janie Givens Miller - June 14, 2011 at 02:17 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Our prayers go out to the love ones he left behind. We will miss a good friend of many years. R.I.P. Joe

William Hollingsworth - June 14, 2011 at 01:58 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM