Joel was always a happy person and loved spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed his hobbies of fishing, pocket knives, and Alabama football.
He was preceded in death by his father, Travis Ray Stines; and mother, Alice Faye McCullar Stines.
He is survived by his brothers, Jeffrey Stines and Jeremy Stines; and aunts, Cherry F. Bigham and Sue Farley.
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