Joseph Vamper

Joseph E. Vamper, 68, of Southern Pines, died Friday, March 13, 2020, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.

Funeral services are Thursday, March 19, at 1 p.m. at First Missionary Baptist Church, 315 South Gaines St. Southern Pines, where he was a member. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at the church. Interment is in Woodlawn Cemetery, Southern Pines.

Survivors include his wife, Jill Vamper; children, Tammy Vamper (Olivia), Tonya Vamper (David), Shimika Vamper, Tashawena Pride, Barbara Chappel (Patrick), and Rodney Wood; brothers, Theron Vamper (Maudine), Arizona Vamper (Sandra), Lorenzo Vamper (Cassandra) and Martin Vamper; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and other relatives.

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Service provided by Simon Funeral Home of Southern Pines