Joey Hamblin



Tupelo – Joseph Lee Hamblin, 58, died suddenly on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. He was born December 26, 1959 in Tupelo, MS to Bernice Ray Hamblin and Emma Faye Lindley Hamblin. He lived all his life in the Tupelo area and was a graduate of Tupelo High School. At the time of his death he was unemployed but had worked at Delta International and as a deliverer for United Florist. He was loved by his family and friends and will be sorely missed.

A memorial service celebrating Joey’s life will be at 3 PM, Sunday, June 10, 2018 in the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors. Visitation will be Sunday from 2:30 PM to service time only.
Survivors include his mother, Emma Faye Hamblin of Tupelo; daughter, Lydia Elizabeth Hamblin of Tupelo; brother, Donald R. Hamblin (Pam) of Tupelo; a host of aunts and uncles; 1 nephew, Jim McCoy (Jennifer); two great nephews, Zachery McCoy and Paxton McCoy, and 1 great-niece, Lexie McCoy. He was preceded in death by his father.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be sent to the Joseph Lee Hamblin Memorial Fund, C/O Emma F. Hamblin, 1806 Modeannia Street, Tupelo, MS 38801. Condolences to the family may be e-mailed to