Joseph "Joey" Edwin Linton, 57, of Jackson died Aug. 18, 2008 at Springhill Memorial Hospital in Mobile.
He was born June 1, 1951. He was a native of Canton, Miss. He was a member of the Baptist church. He was a dispatcher for the Clarke County Sheriff's Department in Grove Hill.
Survivors include one daughter, Tori Weaver, Mobile; his mother, Molly Barham Linton, Carthage, Miss.; four grandchildren, Lacey Koenig, Chris Koenig, Blake Shelton, Tiffany Shelton; numerous nephews and neices.
Visitation was Wednesday, Aug. 20 from 6 until 9 p.m. in Lathan Funeral Home Chapel. The service will be Thursday, (today), Aug. 21 at 10 a.m. at Lathan Funeral Home Chapel in Jackson. Burial will be in the Trinity Memorial Gardens in Jackson.