Joseph Whitehead was born and raised in Mobile, Alabama. He enlisted in the Marines after graduating from Satsuma High School in 2007. He was about to finish up his first stretch and planned to re-enlist in August.
He was assigned to 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
Let us pray to God the Father, Jesus, all of the saints and all of the angels that Joseph C. Whitehead is in heaven. Let us pray that he is at peace and is with God. Amen