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Joseph Sprouse

May 14, 1947 ~ December 6, 2019 (age 72)


Joseph Sprouse, 72, husband of Kathy Simmons, died Friday, December 6, 2019.

Born in Greenville, SC, he was a son of the late Butler Lee and Thelma Sprouse.

Joe was an avid fisherman and musician.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Brian Sprouse (Carolyn) of Easley; daughters, Kimberly Sprouse (Andy) of Greenville, and Stacey Clogston of Greenville; step daughter, Sandy Parham (Robert); step son, Danny Simmons Jr. (Machelle); eight grandsons, Logan Sprouse, Hayden Burgess, Reed Burgess, Michael Burrell III, David Coley, Jonathan Coley, Keith Gosnell, and Corey Simmons; a granddaughter, Hailey Gosnell; eight great grandchildren; two brothers, Frank Sprouse (Gwen), and Will Sprouse (Linda); and three sisters, Vonnie Burns, Dolly Sprouse, and Becky Greene (Johnny).

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Deana Davis and a brother, Tim Sprouse.

The visitation will be held Tuesday, December 10, 2019 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest. The funeral service will be Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest Chapel. Burial will be held in Robinson Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to Cancer Society of Greenville, 113 Mills Ave, Greenville, SC 29605.

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December 10, 2019

6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest
6710 White Horse Rd
Greenville, SC 29610

Funeral Service
December 11, 2019

1:30 PM
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest
6710 White Horse Rd
Greenville, SC 29610

December 11, 2019

2:30 PM
Robinson Memorial Gardens
1425 Powdersville Road
Easley, SC 29642


American Cancer Society, Greenville, SC
154 Milestone Way, Greenville SC 29615
Tel: 1-864-627-1903

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