Joseph B. Dunfield was born June 27, 1942 to Bill and Opal Dunfield in Nevada, Missouri. He went to his heavenly home on February 17, 2022. On August 11, 1966 he married Lola Murphy. Joe and Lola lived in Virgil City and raised their son Terry and daughter Christina. Joe enjoyed being with his family. Joe worked several years on construction and several years driving a truck for Waste Corp. in El Dorado Springs. Joe was saved on October 18, 1971 and was baptized on November 7, 1971. He joined Liberty Baptist Church where he served as superintendent and song leader for several years.
Joe is survived by his wife Lola; daughter Tammy Aumann; son Terry (Wanda) Dunfield; daughter Christina Allen, and daughter Nellie (Aaron) Griffitt; three brothers Bob Dunfield, James Dunfield, and Lloyd (Sandy) Dunfield; two sisters Joann Wyrick and Linda Ayers; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren; sister-in-law Ann Dunfield, and several nieces and nephews.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents Bill and Opal Dunfield; brothers Junior, Jurden, Earnest, and George; sisters Mary and Sue.