Joe Willett, son of Walter Willett and Vicki Petty Willett, was born Nov. 8, 1964, in Kennett, and departed this life Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011, at the age of 46 years, 11 months and 7 days.
Joe married Lesia Payne on March 5, 1988.
Survivors include his wife, Lesia Willett, of Kennett; one son, J.J. Willett, of Kennett; four daughters, Keterah Willett Arechiga, of Leachville, Ark., Tamnas Willett, of Denton, Texas, and Ashley Willett Coleman and Hannah Willett, both of Kennett; two grandchildren, Micah and Jaden; his parents, Walter and Vicki Willett, of Kennett; two brothers, Chuck Willett, of Kennett and Jeremy Willett, of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; a sister, Anna Patterson, of Kennett, other relatives and many friends.
Joe was preceded in death by a sister, Amanda Willett.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., today, Tuesday, Oct. 18, at First United Pentecostal Church in Kennett with Revs. Don Sheerin and Carroll McGruder officiating.
Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers were J.J. Willett, Joey Tribble, Paul Schearer, Jeremy Willett, Steve Doss and Jerry Young.
Honorary pallbearers were Earl Smith and Gene Holligan.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com.
McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett in charge of arrangements.