The family will receive friends Sunday, July 6, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. at Victory Assembly of God.
Funeral services will be Sunday, July 6, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. at Victory Assembly of God with Steve Fowler officiating.
Burial will be at New Hope Cemetery in Pineywoods.
Uptain was preceded in death by his wife, Jessica Summer Uptain; great-grandparents, Vera Medley, Ocie and Maudie Allred, and Willie and Emma Uptain; grandparents, Frank Salvatore, Nicholas and Dorothy Valerio, and Marcelle Uptain; uncle, Nicky Valerio; and aunt, Blatney Uptain.
He is survived by his mother, Josaphene “JoAnn” Uptain; father, David Uptain; son, Andrew Millard Uptain; brother, David Matthew Uptain; niece, Laney Grace Uptain; nephew, David Laythen Uptain; grandparents, Leon and Cooney Uptain; and a host of cousins, aunts and uncles.
Pallbearers will be Matt Uptain, TJ Hampton, Jimmy South, Chris Jones, Blake Valerio, Josh Farr, Derrick Cole and Bobby Valerio.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571