Joe Ronald Middleton

February 19, 1939 ~ February 17, 2021 (age 81)


Joe Ronald Middleton, 81, of Piedmont, MO, passed away February 17, 2021, at Mercy South, St. Louis, MO. He was born February 19, 1939, in Well Hollow near Piedmont, MO, to parents Leslie and Gladys (Mann) Middleton. 

Joe was united in marriage to Beulah B. (Bun) Brewer on June 16, 1962, and to this union three children were born. Joe had worked as a self-employed carpenter for many years. He enjoyed his grandchildren and was a second father to many of them. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, or just anything outdoors. 

He is survived by grandchildren: Dustin Middleton, Ashley Middleton, Kellie Middleton, Miranda Middleton; great-grandchildren: Jordan, Khloe, Alarick, Jaxson, Baylee, Brayden, and Braxton; one brother, Mike Middleton and wife Paula of Leavenworth, WA; and many nieces and nephews. 

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife; three children: Kevin, Ronald, and infant Debbie Lynn Middleton; two brothers: Gene Middleton, Guy Middleton; and two infant brothers.  

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm, Tuesday, March 9, 2021, at Murphy Cemetery, near Piedmont. Online condolences can be made at

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Graveside Service
March 9, 2021

1:00 PM
Murphy Cemetery, Piedmont

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