August 6, 1951 ~ September 20, 2013
Joseph 'River Joe' Johnston Kimball, Jr., age 62, of 456 Welch Road, High Falls died Friday, September 20, 2013 at his home.
A memorial service is planned for 4:00 PM on Tuesday September 24, 2013 at the residence of 456 Welch Road, Robbins, NC.
A native of Garfield, Georgia, Joe was the son of the late Joseph Johnston and Helen Horner Kimball. He graduated from West End High School in 1969 and Sandhills Community College in 1971. After a long career as a designer and stylist for Gullistan, he retired in July of this year.
He is survived by his sons, Joseph Johnston Kimball, III and wife, Deanna Martin Kimball and Joshua Thomas Kimball, all of West End; companion of 21 years, Janet Cox Chriscoe; brothers Jessie Kimball and wife, Janet of Fayetteville, NC, Dan Kimball and wife, Melba of Louisburg, NC; sisters Frances Graham and husband Jerry of Murdocksville, NC; Patricia Rush and husband, Greg of West End, NC; grandchildren Kaylie Kimball, Brooke Kimball and Hailey Scott.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM on Sunday, September 22 at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions to cover funeral expenses.
Online condolences may be made at www.PinesFunerals.com