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Jeffrey Joseph / February 11, 2021

Jeffrey Joseph, 64, of Columbia, S.C., died Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021. He was born in New Castle, Pa., on Oct. 26, 1956, 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.

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

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be directed to Sentara Halifax Regional Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Avenue, South Boston, VA 24592 or Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.

Online condolences may be directed to

Arrangements by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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