Joseph M. Carrington, longtime Marco Island resident and beloved husband, father, grandfather, and brother, passed away unexpectedly on September 5th. Joe, son of the late J.W. and Wilmoth Carrington, was born September 19, 1947, in Nashville, Tennessee. As a young boy, Joe and his parents moved to Fort Myers and called Florida home ever since. He followed in his father’s footsteps as a general contractor in and around Fort Myers until moving to Marco Island in 1989. Through a mutual friend, he met the love of his life, Nancy, and they married in 1990. Together, they own Marco Island Florist Home & Gifts. He is survived by Nancy and their daughter Elizabeth, his children Joey, Paul (Melissa), and Kelli, six grandchildren, and his siblings Gary Cook and Teresa (Ted) McCool.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hodges-Josberger Funeral Home.