Joe Thomas Kirkpatrick, age 72, of Greeneville passed away on Monday November 13, 2023. Joe was a truck driver and he loved to help others. He also loved the Lord and was ready to go home. He was preceded in death by his father Thomas Kirkpatrick, brother Charles and uncle Robert. He leaves to cherish his memories his children Shawneka Kirkpatrick and Joel Kirkpatrick, his 3 sisters one in Cleveland TN, Gwen (Charles) Miller, of Greeneville, and Melody Kirkpatrick of Knoxville, brother Hosea (Valarie) Choice of Venore, TN and Butch Isom of Cleveland OH, he was deeply loved by his mother Joetta Gillespie, He will be missed by his nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews, he was truely loved by his cousin Steve Isom and friends. The family will receive friends from 5-6pm on Friday November 17, 2023 at Jeffers Funeral and Cremation Service Downtown. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the funeral home to defray funeral expense. His favorite scripture was Psalm 23: The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. 2 He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. 3 He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake. 4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me. 5 Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over. 6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord for ever.