Joseph Thomas Warriner, 74, a McMinnville resident and Wilmington, Ill., native died April 16 at his residence following an extended illness.
He was a carpenter, a U.S. Navy veteran, member of the Methodist Church and a Mason. He was the son of the late Wesley Joseph and Blanche Hool Warriner.
Mr. Warriner is survived by two sons, Darrell (Crystal) Warriner of McMinnville, and Joseph Wesley Warriner of Mobile, Ala., and three grandchildren.
At his request, Mr. Warriner was cremated with the ashes to be spread in the Atlantic Ocean.
High Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) April 18, 2014