Joseph Walter Nance, 88, of Cleveland, TN, died on Saturday, December 22, 2012 in Anderson, SC.
He retired from Magic Chef after 32 years of service. He enlisted in the U. S. Navy and served his country during World War II.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Joseph I. and Alice F. Nance; granddaughter, Tammy Greene-Turner of Douglasville, GA; and his baby son, Joseph William Nance.
He is survived by his wife, Edna W. Nance; daughter, Betty N. Greene and husband Gerald (Jerry) Greene of Anderson, SC; granddaughter, Tina Greene-Seawright and husband Kelley Seawright of Anderson, SC; grandson, Gerald (Randy) Greene, Jr. and wife Cheryl Greene of Anderson, SC; five great-grandchildren, Chelsea and Cori Turner of Atlanta, Kayley and Sally Seawright of Anderson, SCand Joseph Nance Greene of Anderson, SC.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, December 23, at 4 p.m. in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Fort Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 3-4 p.m. on Sunday, December 23 at the Ralph Buckner Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.