Joe Frank Janes, 1931-2020


Joe Frank Janes, 89, of Alba passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2020 in Grand Saline. He was born on Feb. 17, 1931 in Spiro, Okla. to the late Hansford Janes and Lula Richards Janes. 

Mr. Janes served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He was a retired welder, served as constable of Wood County Precinct 2 and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughters, Tammy and Myla Janes; grandchildren, Steven and Kelsea Janes; and great-grandson, Westen Janes. He is survived by his wife of over 65 years, Joie Janes of Alba, and sons, Steve Janes of Suger Land, Greg Janes of Henderson and Randy Janes of Alba.

Visitation was held on Monday, July 27, 2020 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Beaty Funeral Home in Mineola. Graveside service was held on Monday, July 27, 2020 at Pilgrims Rest #2 Cemetery 2 in Golden at 10 a.m. with Bro. David Hartsfield conducting.