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Joseph Ray Likens

Joseph Ray Likens, 74, of Pikeville, Tennessee passed away Sunday, November 5, 2023.

Joseph served in the United States Army for two terms. He was a truck driver and mechanic, enjoyed woodworking, and could build anything, liked collecting hot wheels, trains, and dragons, and loved listening to classic rock music.

Joseph was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph C. and Margie Christine Loafman Likens.

Left to cherish his memory are his son, Jeremy Likens; daughters, Bobbie (Rex) Carver, and Sheila Ann Hoskins Wolfe; grandchildren, Kody Carver, Sabyl Kinsey, Kailey Shaffer, Lacey Wolfe, Kacey Wolfe; great-grandchildren, Sophia Carver, Rhonin Reagan, Ezra Haney; sister, Margie (Billy D.) Oakley; companion, Vera Maynor; nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.

No service is planned at this time.

Condolences can be made at

Pikeville Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.

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