Joe Deskins

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35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 4/25/2016 17:00:00

35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 4/26/2016 11:00:00

Joe Deskins, age 66, resident of Shiloh, Ohio passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at Mercy Willard Hospital. He was born on October 3, 1949 in Glo, Kentucky to the late Charles V. and Annis M. (Music) Deskins. He was a retired truck driver from Voisard Industries in Shiloh. As many know, Joe was a comedian, and he enjoyed woodworking and playing with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Deborah (Porter) Deskins; six children, Chad (Angela) Deskins of Middletown, OH, Christine (Travis) Dodds of Franklin, OH, Cara (Bob) Pena of Shelby, Shelly McCormick of Shelby, Crystal Porter of Shiloh, and Faith Deskins of Shiloh; twelve grandchildren; two brothers, Jerry and Tim Deskins of Shiloh; two sisters, Phyllis Arnold of Mansfield, and Tammy Cole of Shiloh; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a daughter, Tonia Shafer and granddaughter, Bella Pena.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth, Ohio on Monday, April 25, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. A funeral service will be at the funeral home on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. with Reverend Diana Seaman officiating. Burial will take place at a later date in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh, Ohio. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting


Kathy Brown - Apr 27, 2016

So sorry to hear about Joe,my memories of him are the good olé days at Bob’s cafe Rip,God Bless his family. ….

The Mullen's - Apr 25, 2016

Our hearts go out to your family. I will always cherish my childhood memories of Joe while growing up next door to your family. Our love to you all.

Ronnie Akers - Apr 25, 2016

Prayers to the Deskins family, RIP JOE

- Apr 24, 2016

I sure going to miss one of my favorite buddy’s going to miss him ride his tractor through shiloh and look out the shop door and say look there’s joe riding his tractor going to miss all the good laughs with him sure going to miss him saying funny stuff that made all of us at the shop laugh also he was a very kind hearted person he would give u the shirt off his back to help someone well god called another angle home and I’m very sorry for ur lose guys we are all going to miss him very much rip old buddy

The Mireles' - Apr 23, 2016

We are so sorry..such a good person and neighbor..prayers

Raju and Jules Srirama - Apr 23, 2016

Our heartfelt sympathy, from our family to yours. Hugs and prayers especially for Chad, Ang, Syd and Ralphie. The loss of a parent/grandparent is never easy. May love sustain you and memories of happy times be plentiful. Love you!

Kim leland - Apr 23, 2016

Thoughts and prayers for Christine, Cara and Chad and their entire families.
Love and prayers for you