Joshua E. Venters, 36, of Gallipolis, passed away on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Good Samaritan Hospital Emergency Room, Dayton, Ohio.

He was born August 8, 1980 in Gallipolis, son of William E. Venters of Gallipolis and Patsy Haner Venters (David Saunders) of Vinton, who survive him.

Surviving in addition to his parents are a brother, Jacob W. Venters of Phoenix, AZ; grandmother, Wyllodine Barker of Gallipolis; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m., Friday, April 7, 2017 at Centenary Cemetery with Minister Joe Bowers officiating. Friends may call at the Willis Funeral Home, Thursday, April 6, 2017 from 5-7p.m.

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