Joe G. Criscoe, 87 of Union Grove, the Pine Ridge Community, died Friday April 7, 2017 at Floyd E. “Tut” Fann Veterans Home.
Mr. Criscoe was born September 14, 1929 in Faught Texas to Hubert Criscoe and Ethel Cagle Criscoe. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was employed by the Navy as a computer programmer. He enjoyed traveling, reading and his favorite sport was Baseball. He loved spending time with his family.
He was a member of Pine Ridge Baptist Church.
Mr. Criscoe is survived by his nieces: Rhonda and Mike Prince and Linda and Roger Moon; five great nieces, one great nephew and five great great nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister Sarah Tyler.
Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday April 9, 2017 at Brindlee Mountain Chapel in Morgan City with Brothers: Eldridge Criscoe and Robby Boyd, officiating. Burial will be in Pine Ridge Cemetery with Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel and Brindlee Mountain Chapel, directing.
Pallbearers will be Kevin Barksdale, Pedro Costa Lima, Dallas Haney, Ridge Hunt, Wesley Moon and Reese Barksdale.
Visitation will be 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Sunday April 9, 2017 prior to the service at Brindlee Mountain Chapel.