Weatherford Democrat

May 17, 2013

Joe E. Randle Sr.


Weatherford Democrat

Joe E. Randle Sr. died May 10, 2013.

Graveside service is 11 a.m. Friday, May 17, in East Greenwood Cemetery. Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

He was born Oct. 30, 1941, in Weatherford to Albert and Tonette Taylor Randle. He attended Mt. Pleasant School and was united with Mt. Zion Baptist Church. He worked in construction and was a loyal union member until he retired. He married Shirley Gooden in 1961 and they were blessed with one son, Joe E. Randle II. He was left to join those who have gone before him.

Survivors include his son, Joe E. Randle II; former wife, Shirley; grandchildren, Jonita, Cyesha, Joe III and Destiny; great-grandchildren, Alexiano, Lamar, Lamarion, Leticia, Jada and Skylar; former daughter-in-law, Sandra Randle; longtime friends, Curtis Johnson and Charles Simmons; domino buddy, Joe Brown; favorite cousin, Ann “Red” Russell and husband, Wayne; and cousins, Joyce Ann Boles, Jeanie Smith and Viola Gratts.

Preceding him in death were his parents; and brothers, Don and James.

Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel