February 19, 1953 - April 15, 2024

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, May 4th, 2024 from 11:00 – 2:30 at Jennifer’s home located at 400 Calamondin Ave NW, Palm Bay FL 32907. Please send donations to ST Francis Reflections Lifestyle Care at in lieu of flowers.

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Joseph Gaines Trammell, Sr, aged 71 of Palm Bay, Florida, passed away on April 15, 2024 at Melbourne Regional Hospital.

Joe was born in Greenville, SC on February 19, 1953 to parents Thomas Mason Trammell, and Annie Lee Trammell (Carter). The Trammells were a military family who retired in Melbourne, FL where Joe graduated from Eau Gallie High School.

Joe married the love of his life, Darlene Louise Trammell, in 1980 in Melbourne. They went on to have 2 children, Jennifer Louise Jerina and Joseph Gaines Trammell, Jr.

Joe loved to fish, BBQ, and spend time with his family and friends, especially his 2 best buddies, his grandson Blake and his dog Sophie.

Joe was predeceased by parents Thomas and Ann Trammell, brothers Charles Mason Trammell and John Thomas Trammell, and nephew Thomas Charles Trammell. He is survived by Darlene Trammell, daughter Jennifer and grandsons Michael, Scott and Blake, and son Joey (Lacey), granddaughters Ellie and Harper, and step grandson Nicko. He is also survived by sisters Jean (Jan) Van Meir, Beth Trammell, Debbie (Travis) Bruns, brothers David (Chris) Trammell, and Jamie (Beverly) Trammell, and numerous nieces and nephews.