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Joseph "Joey" Arthur

November 24, 1983 ~ September 3, 2020 (age 36)


Joseph “Joey” Preston Arthur was born on November 24, 1983 in Beckley. He passed away suddenly on September 3, 2020 in Beckley, WV at the age of 36.

He is preceded in death by both sets of grandparents; his dad, James "Tinker" Arthur; and his nephew Samuel Arthur. 

He is survived by his only daughter Abigail “Abby” Arthur and her mother Sheri Stott; his mother, Tonia Arthur; brother Charles “Chuck” and his wife Rachel Arthur; sister Windy Arthur and her companion Jack Romportl;  his significant other Tiffany Melvin; nieces Emma and Marley Arthur; nephews Ethan, Pete, and Willie Arthur. He is also survived by a large extended family. 

 Joseph enjoyed drawing and was very good at it. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He was a jack of all trades, no job was too big or too small. 

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