News and Tribune

January 29, 2014

Joseph William Knox, 30; Memphis

— A reception of family and friends for Joseph William Knox, 30, Memphis, will be from 12 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1, at Newcomer Funeral Home, New Albany. He died Monday, Jan. 27, 2014.

He was a handyman by trade and in the process of starting up Knox Construction.  

Joseph was born on Aug. 13, 1983, in West Lake, Ohio.

 He is survived by his parents, Russell and Cathy (Knox) Smith; son, William “Gage” Knox; sister, Katy Smith; grandparents, Thelma Knox, Boyd and Diannia Smith; and aunt, Dot Triplett.  

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home. To leave a special message for the family, visit