Joseph Franklin "Joe" Tyree, 78, of Shipman, died on Friday, May 17, 2019, at his residence. Born on March 31, 1941, in Nelson County, he was a son of the late John Fletcher Tyree and Elizabeth Martin Tyree. Joe was a Vietnam Army Veteran, a member of Calvary Baptist Church and a retired Transportation Supervisor from UVA Medical Center. He is survived by his sister, Elizabeth T. Bowling of Shipman; brother, John Fletcher Tyree of Arlington, several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Funeral services were private at Trinity Episcopal Cemetery, Arrington. Pastor John P. Campbell officiated. Arrangements by Wells/Sheffield Funeral Chapel, Lovingston (434)263-4097.