Dr. Joe L. Kimmons

June 25, 1931March 2, 2019

Dr. Joe L. Kimmons

Dr. Joe L. Kimmons 87, died peacefully on Saturday March 2, 2019 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. He was born June 25, 1931 in Savannah, TN. to the late Joe Bynum and Willie Mae (Perry) Kimmons. He was a graduate of Columbia High School and University of Tennessee Dental School in Memphis, TN. For the past he 50 years he practiced in Ripley, TN. and in East TN. He served in the US Navy during the Korean War. and was a member of First Presbyterian Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife Elizabeth Cantrell Kimmons; sons Mike Kimmons (Diane), Bynum Kimmons (Helen); five grandchildren.

Memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to First Presbyterian Church 919 E. Shiloh Rd. Corinth, MS. 38834 or The Boy Scouts of America.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Kimmons family.

Arrangements are under the care of McPeters Inc. Funeral Directors.


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Veronica Nelson

March 8, 2019

Dr Kimmons was a dear friend. I so enjoyed our lunches at Ryan’s when we worked in Sevierville together. He will also hold a special place in my heart. I will see him again in heaven one day

Jo DeFord Deckard

March 7, 2019

So many fond memories of Uncle Joe and his family in Columbia, Ridley and Savannah when we were all young. May we all find comfort in our memories of him. Peace be with you. Love JoJo