Dec. 2, 1927—Oct. 4, 2015 Joseph Anthony Alessi, 87, of Crossville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, at Wyndridge Health & Rehab Center in Crossville. He was born Dec. 2, 1927, in Canada, son of the late Anthony Alessi and Emily (McCandless) Alessi. Joseph loved life and was loved by everyone who knew him. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. He is survived by his sister, Ruth Lett of Las Vegas, NV; and nephews, Gordon Clack of Las Vegas, NV, and Richard Clack of Sacramento, CA. Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.