Music 08

Joey Ray Gunnoe

January 21, 1985 ~ March 26, 2021 (age 36)


Joey Ray Gunnoe passed away at his home in Naoma WV. March 26,2021 after a long fight with his demons from addiction. Born January 21,1985 he was a graduate from Marsh Fork High School he enjoyed working at saw mills and in Timber. From the minute Joey was born he brought a joy to my life but not only mine he made such an impact on everyone that ever got a chance to meet him. You never seen him without a smile on always knowing what to say always making you laugh. Joey was so creative and could play basically any instrument put in front of him. Joey loved spending time with his family and spending as much time as possible with his son Kaden. He enjoyed being outdoors and hanging out with his friends. He had so much potential that got stolen from the heroine even his life. Joey was proceeded in death by his grandfather Joe Bailey and an uncle, Leslie Bailey (Bub). The ones left to cherish his memory is his mother Lisa Bailey, stepfather Tommy Bailey birth father Ray Gunnoe who Joey looked at more as a friend All of Naoma Wv. His son Kadence whom he was very close to of Naoma WV, a son Hayzn of Arnette Wv. A daughter Zoey and Keeley of Dorothy Wv. Two very special brothers Tater and Deric of Naoma Wv. Also, Derics companion Trisha Cole. A sister Dixie Lynn of North Carolina. A grandmother Cassie Bailey that was very close to him he couldn’t ever imagine his life without her in it. There was also two special women in his life that he went to his grave caring for Brittany Walkup and Cammi Scarborough they held a very special place in his heart. And one very close friend Dewayne Pettry. I want to thank each and every one that helped with money or food the ones that took the time to stop in and say hello and the ones that took of the grave I can never tell you enough how much you helped and appreciated you are. Maybe someday in some way I can help you. A visitation will be held from 12:00 to 2:00pm on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 in the Armstrong Funeral Home, Whitesville, WV, followed by his burial in The Bailey Family Cemetery in Drew’s Creek, WV. Pallbearers will be Tater Gunnoe, Deric Green, Dewayne Pettry, Arron Pettry, Kris Hendrix and Brent Chapman.


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April 7, 2021

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Armstrong Funeral Home<

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