Joe was born on September 9, 1954 to Joe and Irene Major in Ft. Walton Beach, Florida, where his Dad was stationed in the US Air Force. Joe was a graduate of Hale High School. Joe is survived by his wife, Beverly and sons Joe III and David Reeves and five grandchildren, Brenda, Olivia, Alexis, McKenzie and Ethan. Joe was a dedicated woodworker, craftsman and mechanic. He was compassionate about his family and spending time with his grandchildren. He was a great neighbor and was known for helping anyone at anytime. He had a passion for collecting antiques or anything old.