Joe Stephen Acree age 77 of Edmonton passed away Thursday, May 24, 2018 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow. He was the son of the late Sherman and Flora Romines Acree. Joe was a member of the Edmonton Methodist Church. Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Monday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in the Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Sunday and after 9:00 AM Monday at the funeral home. Besides his parents Joe was preceded in death by his wife Lois Acree, October 2, 2017. He is survived by a niece Jeanie Durbin of Louisville and several other nieces and nephews on both sides of his family. He was also preceded in death by four brothers and one sister. Edward, Preston, Buddy and Jimmy Acree and Elaine Warren.