Joseph Simmons Alderman, Jr., 83 of Meadows of Dan, passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2019. He is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Simmons, Sr. & Vada Conner Alderman; granddaughter, Katelynn Alderman; and twelve siblings, Beulah Linkous, Edna Marshall, Lula Mae Cockram, Posey Alderman, Lucille Cox, Ruth Austin, Irene Alderman, Glenn Alderman, Fred Alderman, Frank Alderman, Clara Williams, and Ed Alderman.
He is survived by his children, Neal & Jeanne Alderman, Amanda & Scott Bowen, and Andy & Michelle Alderman; grandchildren, Jennifer Gibbons, Nicole Bowen, Lauren Bowen, and Blake Alderman; great-granddaughter, Paige Gibbons; sisters, Rosetta Judy Reynolds and Ruby Sloan; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at Noon on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Dale Belcher officiating. Interment will follow in the Conner Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. – Noon prior to the service at the funeral home.