Mr. Gantt was born on July 31, 1932 and passed away on Wednesday, October 12, 2016.
Mr. Gantt was a resident of Statesville, North Carolina at the time of his passing.
He was a graduate of Harmony High School.
Joe enlisted in the US Air Force for 21 years serving in both the Korean War.
He was married to Betty.
Funeral services will be conducted 3:00 p.m. Saturday October 15 2016 at Cool Spring United Methodist Church with Rev. Tom Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery with full military honors. The family will visit with friends on Saturday in the church fellowship hall from 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Joe Gantt had a special place in his heart for children so in lieu of flowers memorials can be made to: Cool Spring United Methodist Church co Parents Night Out Program 1902 Mocksville Hwy. Cleveland NC 27013.