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May 11, 1940 - August 28, 2021

Joseph Hoggard

Mr. Joseph (Joe) Hoggard of East Point passed away August 28, 2021. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Becky Peek Hoggard; daughters, Renee H. Woody and her husband Phillip; Lynn H. Wiseley and her husband Rex; sister, Jackie Bell and John; grandchildren, Erin Greer and her husband Barrett; Christopher Woody and his wife Meagan; Brooke Wiseley; Elyse Wiseley; great grandchildren, Wyatt Greer and Jack Greer and many other extended family members. A Celebration of Life service will be held Friday, September 3, 2021 at 1 o’clock at Peachtree City Christian Church with Pastor Rex Wiseley and Dr. George Dillard officiating. (500 Kedron Drive, Peachtree City, Ga 30269) Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at www.parrottfuneralhome.com. The family will receive family and friends from 11:00 until 12:30 at the church, with Celebration of Life service to follow at 1:00.


Joe was born in Atlanta, Ga on May 5, 1940. He lived the majority of his life in East Point, Ga. He was a faithful member, Deacon and Elder of Westside Christian Church, and taught the high school Sunday School class for over ten years. He was later a member of East Point Christian, and Peachtree City Christian Church.

Joe was the owner and operator of Pet's World for over 30 years and in the pet business for over 63 years. He never retired and was working at the pet shop up until the day before he went into the hospital. He had many faithful patrons who had been coming to the store since they were kids, and continued as grown-ups bringing their own children. Everyone loved "Mr. Joe, and Mama."

Throughout his life he loved woodworking, taxidermy, coin collecting, and cutting his beloved opals! He loved to go to the Varsity and Fresh-Air Barbecue, and went to every Russell High School gathering and reunion he could, and every family event and party! He was so loved by his family and will be greatly missed!

Safety protocols will be place, including social distancing as needed.

Parrott Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-964-4800.

Visitation

SEP 3. 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (EST)
Peachtree City Christian Church
500 Kedron Drive
Peachtree City, GA 30269

Memorial Service
 

SEP 3. 1:00 PM (EST)
Peachtree City Christian Church
500 Kedron Drive
Peachtree City, GA 30269

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