Joseph Martin McCarty, 32, of Crossett, passed away on October 16, 2018, at the Ashley County Medical Center.
He was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on December 15, 1985 to Buford and Vickie Sandidge McCarty.
Mr. McCarty enjoyed listening to music and playing guitar with his buddies, watching the New Orleans Saints or LSU play football, cooking, and riding motorcycles. He was a loving son and father, a good friend and listener, and a comic who kept everyone laughing with his jokes and impersonations.
He is preceded in death by his father, Buford Eugene McCarty, and his grandparents, Buford Lee McCarty and Clinton and Idola Sandidge.
He is survived by a son, Gianni Malachi McCarty of Crossett; his mother, Vickie Sandidge McCarty of Crossett; three brothers, Jonathan Liles and wife, Alicia, of Crossett, Jesse Eugene McCarty and wife, Michelle, of Crossett; Kevin Padgett of Claremore, Oklahoma; and one sister, Molly Young also of Claremore, Oklahoma.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, October 20, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Medders Funeral Home in Crossett.
A funeral Service will be held on Sunday, October 21 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Pastor Bob Whiteley will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations be made to the charity of your choice in Joseph’s name.