Joseph Jeane Obituary

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Joseph Alton Jeane

June 22, 1931 - January 14, 2014
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Joseph (Joe) A. Jeane, died at the age of 82 on Tuesday, January 14, 2014. A native of Bastrop, Louisiana, he was born June 22, 1931. Joe graduated from high school in 1948 where he was known as "Buddy". He went on to graduate from Louisiana State University in 1953 with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. After graduation he served two years in the United States Army (1954-1956) where he reached the rank of Lieutenant. He started his career as an Engineer with International Paper Company in Pine Bluff, AR. During his time at IP he worked in Moss Point, MS, Natchez, MS, Camden, AR, Vicksburg, MS, Jay, ME and Mobile, Alabama as a design...
Joseph (Joe) A. Jeane, died at the age of 82 on Tuesday, January 14, 2014. A native of Bastrop, Louisiana, he was born June 22, 1931. Joe graduated from high school in 1948 where he was known as "Buddy". He went on to graduate from Louisiana State University in 1953 with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. After graduation he served two years in the United States Army (1954-1956) where he reached the rank of Lieutenant. He started his career as an Engineer with International Paper Company in Pine Bluff, AR. During his time at IP he worked in Moss Point, MS, Natchez, MS, Camden, AR, Vicksburg, MS, Jay, ME and Mobile, Alabama as a design engineer and project manager. He retired from IP in 1992 after 36 years of service. Joe was preceded in death by his father, Almer (Pete) Jeane; mother, Hilda (Price) Jeane; and sister Betty Rae George. Survivors include his wife, Martha (Gillum) Jeane; one daughter, Laura Dankewich, her husband, Clay and two grandchildren Neil and Hallie Dankewich, all of Cuming, GA; one son, Ryan Jeane, his wife, Michelle and two grandchildren Savannah and Caroline Jeane, all of Mobile, AL; one niece, Gayle Higgins of Rosedale, IN and one nephew, Paul George of Farmerville, LA. A celebration of life will be held on Thursday, January 16, 2014 at Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home with interment in Mobile Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be offered at www.mmgfuneralhome.com.Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, Mobile, AL.

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