Joseph Alan Wise, 32

Joseph Alan Wise, 32, went to be with his Savior on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Joseph was born March 11, 1984, in Tampa, FL, and grew up in Temple Terrace. He attended Temple Heights Christian School and church, where he was also baptized. He played on his high school basketball team and enjoyed playing classical guitar. He graduated high school from Seminole Presbyterian. He went on to attend Liberty University and then graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Biomedical Science from The University of South Florida. Joseph was loving and kind. He was very tender hearted and loved all of God’s creatures great and small. He inherited his Dad’s sense of humor. He loved joking around and used many different comedic styles to share laughter. He brought a smile to many a person’s face. His Dad was one of his best pals and they spent a lot of time together. Joseph’s greatest hope was in knowing Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Bill Wise of Plant City and Lunenis C. Hendrick of Fort Meade; his uncle, Charles T. Hendrick of Fort Meade; and his aunt, Patsy Wise Sims of Plant City. Joseph is survived by his parents, A. Ann Wise & Alan C. Wise of Temple Terrace; sisters Heather A. Wise of Lakeland & Holly A. Moore of Temple Terrace; five nephews and nieces, Conner Wilson & Isabel Plaza (Heather), and Ethan Moore, Mia Moore & Evan Moore (Holly); brother-in-law, Mark Moore; grandmothers, Hilda Wise of Plant City & Wilma L. Hendrick of Fort Meade; and aunts, Karen Moseley of St. Pete, Susan Hendrick of NC, Kathy Flentge of Plant City, and Brenda Wise of Plant City. Family will receive friends Saturday, January 28, 2017, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm at the First Baptist Church of Fort Meade, 307 E. Broadway in Fort Meade, and funeral service to follow at 2:00 pm. Interment will be held at Evergreen Cemetery in Fort Meade. McLean Funeral Home, Fort Meade in charge of arrangements. Condolences to family at


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