Joe C. James, age 70, of Crossville, passed away August 8, 2018. He is survived by his wife: Anna James; daughter: Connasina Cox; son-in-law: Michael Cox; daughter: Deanna St. James Van Ruden; brothers: Charlie and Darrell James; and sisters: Marie Renaker, Rose Simeson, and Carolyn James. Family will receive friends Friday, August 10, 2018 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. A funeral service will also be held following visitation. He will be laid to rest in Davis Cemetery.