NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A Rutherford County attorney known for attempting to stop the building of a mosque in Murfreesboro died suddenly Thursday.
A note sent out by the Rutherford/Cannon County Bar Association said “Joe M. Brandon, Jr. passed away unexpectedly this evening, after reportedly suffering from a heart attack.”
“Joe has been a great part of our legal community for many years and will always be remembered for the enthusiasm and zealousness he brought to the practice of law,” said the RCCBA.
Brandon is survived by his wife, Laurie and his children.
Funeral arrangements will be released Friday.