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Obituaries

Joe B Satterfield, Sr.


  • By Winston Skinner
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  • May. 11, 2017 - 6:31 PM

Joe B Satterfield, Sr. was born on March 18, 1934, in Copperhill, Tennessee. 

Joe passed away peacefully in his sleep at his home on Tuesday, May 9, 2017.
Joe went to high school at Jonesboro High and was a star athlete in baseball, basketball and football. After high school he went into the U.S. Army and traveled all over the world. 

He went on to work for the State of Georgia, where he met his future wife, Landra Price. They married shortly thereafter and have been together for 51 years. They had two children, Joey and Debra.

Joe loved his church and worked tirelessly to help others. Joe taught Sunday School for many years, and was active in many other activities at the church. 
He would  frequently visited the sick and offered them encouraging words and, of course, prayer. 

He leaves behind his wife, Landra; a daughter, Debra; a son, Joey; grandson, Billy; granddaughter, Christa; two great-grandsons, Nolan and Flint; and a host of  brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.