Joe Thomas Thweatt, 84, of Benton died Friday, Dec. 21, at Murray-Calloway Co. Hospital. He was a retired carpenter and member of Carpenters Local 357 in Paducah.
He was the son of Arthur Bud Thweatt and Elvena Starks Thweatt and husband of Loraine Mason Thweatt of Benton.
Surviving are sons Glen Thweatt of Henderson, Jerry Thweatt of Russellville and Ed Thweatt of Benton; daughters Kay Daniel of Shepherdsville and Karen Taylor of Benton; sisters Patsy Henson and Betty Thompson, both of Benton; nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Gerald Thweatt.
A graveside service was held Dec. 24 at Marshall Co. Memory Gardens.