Joe Willard Mahan, 75, was born on June 24, 1941, to Willard Mahan and Iva Seals Mahan in Sneadville, TN, and passed away on March 8, 2017, in Crossville. He was a truck driver and a farmer and enjoyed driving his tractor around. Joe loved joking with people. He belonged to a Mason Lodge in Strawberry Plains and was a member of Memorial Baptist.
Joe is survived by his wife of 55 years, Louise Carr Mahan; sons, David Mahan (Melody) and Paul Mahan; daughter, Tammy Simpson (Scott); grandchildren, Nathaniel, Alec, Marissa, Jay, Ian, Sophia and Sarah; and sister, Carol Sprague (Dave). He was preceded in death by his parents.
The family received friends on Sunday, March 12, 2017, at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home from noon to 2:30 p.m. with funeral service following. Burial was in Green Acres Memory Gardens.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  March 13, 2017