June 15, 1963 ~ November 26, 2020

Born in: Green County, KY
Resided in: Leitchfield, KY

Joey Ervin, age 57 of Leitchfield, passed away Thursday, November 26th 2020 at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born June 15th 1963 in Green County, Kentucky the son of the late Elwood & Katherine Morgan Ervin. He was a recycling supervisor at the Breckinridge County Detention Center and a man of strong faith who attended the Church of Joy. He enjoyed spending time in the company of friends and his loving family.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Tammie Gail Dennis-Ervin, three children, Josh Ervin (Ashley), Shayna Bruce (Bob), & Michael Ervin (Kayla), seven grandchildren, Grant, Willow, Delanee, Kyleigh, Hollie, Keirra, & Kenzie, and two brothers, Stevie Ervin (Joyce) & Jimmy Ervin.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Matthew Ervin, one brother, Timmie Ervin, and his sister, Vickie Ervin.

Due to the latest mandates from Governor Beshear’s Office, services will be private. If you’d like to leave your condolences to the family, please leave them on our tribute page.

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Ervin.

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  1. So sorry this has happen to Joey. Prayers for all. We love you all very much. May God give each of you peace and comfort during this difficult time.

  2. So sorry for your loss . My dad thought a lot of the Ervin Family. Stevie and Jimmy were pallbearers for him in June . It seems we have had a sad year . We have lost so many love ones this year . Prayers for you guys and our love sent to you all .

  3. Remembering Joey. A man of God whose love for God and his family was unparalelled. He was taken too soon and will be missed. But we trust we will see him again in heaven and will rejoice.

  4. Prayers for comfort & peace. Joey was an exceptional man and will never be forgotten. Sending tons of love to Tammie & family.

  5. So sorry to hear this. Joey was a good man and “Reverend George” will be missed. Praying for peace and comfort

  6. I am so sorry Shayna and your family, for your heart breaking loss. I send hugs and pray for comfort at this most difficult time.

  7. So very sorry for you loss. We will keep the Irwin family in our thoughts and prayers for peace and comfort through the days ahead.

  8. We sympathize with you .. I lost my sister as well. We’ll continue to pray for your family’s peace (JN 14:27) We’ve lost lots of good friends this year, incl. several evangelists to this illness. Bro. Joey was a good man, & Heaven’s that much sweeter with him there. Again, so sorry for your loss.

  9. I have such fond memories of Joey and the Ervin family growing thoughts and prayers are with you all. Rip Joey

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