Mr. Hubert Lee (Joe) Keel, Jr., 31, of Panama City Beach, FL ,and a former resident of Altha, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at his home.
Joe was born on June 1, 1980, in Marianna, FL, and had lived in Panama City Beach since 2003, coming from Altha. Joe was an auto mechanic and was of the Pentecostal faith.
Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Julie McBride and her husband, George, of Panama City Beach; his father, Hubert Lee Keel, Sr. of Altha; a brother, Bobby James Keel of Atlanta, GA; a sister, Barbara Edwards, and her husband, Joseph, of Freeport, FL; paternal grandmother, Betty Corbin Whitfield, of Blountstown; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were held Saturday, April 14, at 2 p.m. (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Terry Edwards officiating. Interment followed in the Red Oak Cemetery in Altha.
All arrangements were under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).