Joe Carl Warren, age 70, of Smyrna, passed away on April 27, 2011 at Alive Hospice at St. Thomas.
He was a native of Cannon County but resided most of his life in Rutherford County. He was a member of the Baptist Church and was a retired truck driver with Tennessee Sheet Metal. Joe was a loyal member of the Masonic Lodge #375 titled Sir Knight of the R.E. Guard Commanderery Knights Templar.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents, Luke Warren and Lillie Sullins Warren; brothers, Clyde Warren and Clifton Warren; sisters, Ruth Sullins, and Edith Scott. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Ann Haase Warren of Smyrna; daughter, Tonya Warren Worrell of LaVergne; step-daughter, Christy Brasher of Jackson, TN; brother, Billy Warren of Murfreesboro; grandchildren, Kyle and Austin Worrell; and step-granddaughter, Skylar Brasher.
Visitation with the family will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 28, 2011 with a chapel service being held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 29, 2011 at Jennings and Ayers Chapel with Ken Oliver officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens with family and friends serving as active pallbearers.
Arrangements handled by Jennings & Ayers Funeral Home; 820 South Church St., Murfreesboro, TN 37130. 615-893-2422. Please leave condolences at www.jenningsandayers.com