Joseph B. Kay, 49, of Liberty, passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at Greenville Memorial Hospital.
Born in Anderson County, he was a son of Joseph Franklin and Betty Brock Kay. Mr. Kay retired from Pickens County EMS and was a member of Liberty Church of God.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his fiancée, Deane Hines; two sons, Joseph "Alexander" Kay (Carla) and Justin Wayne Kay (Barbie); a daughter, Leona Kay Gaskill (Vernon); one brother, Steve Kay (Tammy); eight grandchildren, Sydney Raines, Chelsey and Chandra McDaniel, Elliott Ballentine, Connor and Christopher Kay, Simon and Cash Gaskill; a nephew Stephen Kay.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, August 3, 2012 in the chapel of Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown. Burial will follow at Graceland West Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 until 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Liberty Church of God Childrens Fund at P.O. Box 643, Liberty, SC 29657.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.robinsonfuneralhomes.com or in person at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown, which is assisting the family.