He was a Veteran of the United States Army, and worked for Huyck Formex/Weavexx, retiring after 45 years of service.
Joe was preceded in death by his wife, Joanne Hope Deyton, his parents, Laura and Louis, and his brothers, J.C. and Jake.
He is survived by his children, Joey Deyton, Angelelia Johnson and her husband David Cooter, Randy Deyton and his wife Debbie, Hope Penley, and John Deyton; grandchildren, Lee Johnson and his wife Deidre, Jasmine Deyton, Hayden Arnett and Joseph Deyton; great-granddaughter, Isabella Johnson; sisters, Betty Cox, Francis Buckingham and Jewell Williams Susong; brother, Arthur Deyton; and several nephews and nieces.
Graveside services will be held on Friday, August 31, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Fairview United Methodist Church Cemetery in Jonesborough with Pastor Randal Johnson officiating. The funeral procession will assemble at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m.
Condolences may be sent to the Deyton family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, TN 753-3821