Jeffrey Joseph of Columbia, South Carolina passed away Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021. He was born in New Castle, Pennsylvania on Oct. 26, 1956 and was 64 years of age. He was the son of the late Donald Patrick Joseph and the late Charlotte Conley Joseph.

He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. Jeffrey graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1980 with a Masters in English Literature. He was employed with Honda of Columbia as Financial Manager. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and in his spare time loved fishing and reading.

Jeffrey Joseph is survived by his twin sister, Joni J. Owens and husband Frosty of Halifax; his brother, Donald Michael Joseph of Long Beach, California; nieces and nephews Caitlin O. Thompson (Charles) of Greensboro, North Carolina, Robert Alan “Bobby” Owens of Raleigh, North Carolina and Michael Joseph Owens (Melissa) of Wake Forest, North Carolina; and a host of extended family and friends.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

For memorials, consider Sentara Halifax Regional Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592 or Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.