Joseph Crosby


Mr. Joseph Crosby, 73, of Pine Bluff passed Wednesday, January 9, 2013. He was born in Pickens to the late Marshall Crosby and Lurine (Kemp) Crosby.

Bo worked for the Mad Butcher/County Market Grocery Stores and retired after 35 years.

Survivors include Sons, Gregory Crosby, Sr. (Cassandra) of Little Rock, Dietrich Crosby of Pine Bluff, Aaron Crosby, Sr. (Sylvia) of St. Louis, Mo., Derwin Crosby of Bridgeton, Mo.; Daughter, Carolyn Macklin (Kadel) of Memphis, Tenn.; Brother, Frank Crosby of Chicago, Ill.; Sisters, Doris Patterson, Francis Martin both of Pine Bluff, Pearline Esaw of Dumas, Azzilee Parks of Pine Bluff; 11 Grandchildren, eight Great-Grandchildren.

Services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Rose Hill MBC, by Rev. Rickey E. Parks. Burial will be in Forrest Lawn Memorial Garden by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

The body will lie in state at the church from 10:15 a.m. until time of service.

The family will be at 109 West 26th Avenue, Pine Bluff.

Online Register: www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.