Joe Calhoun, age 64, of Dallas, GA passed away on Friday, June 29, 2018. He was born on August 14, 1953 in Fitzgerald, GA to the late James and Annette Calhoun. Mr. Calhoun attended Atlanta Area Technical School, earning a certificate in Aviation Maintenance Technology. He later went on to work for Hawker Beechcraft (now Textron Aviation) for 30 years, retiring in 2017 as a Senior Field Engineer. In his free time, Joe enjoyed the outdoors, American history, model airplanes, motorcycles, and tinkering on anything with wheels. He was a tireless worker and always quick to help his wife and kids repair and assemble (and sometimes disassemble) toys, vehicles, and appliances. Joe also served as a volunteer leader for the Boy Scouts of America for a number of years.
Survivors include his wife of 29 years, Debbie Calhoun of Dallas, GA; his three sons, Burt Anthony Calhoun of Tifton, GA, Patrick Ian (Morgan) Calhoun of Atlanta, GA, Morgan Connor Calhoun of Dallas, GA; his daughter, Anna Nicole Calhoun of Dallas, GA; sister, Wanda (Mike) Land of Fitzgerald, GA; two grandchildren, Bailey Calhoun and Riley Calhoun, and two nephews, Shane Land and Jared Land of Fitzgerald, GA.
Memorial services will be held on Monday, July 9, 2018, at 4 PM, from Clark Funeral Home, with Gary Hulsey officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, July 9, 2018, from 2 PM until 4 PM.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Clark Funeral Home, 4373 Atlanta HWY, Hiram, GA 30141. to assist the family with funeral expenses.
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Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, GA, is in charge of the arrangements.
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4373 Atlanta Highway, Hiram GA 30141
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