Joseph Farid Ankar, 61, of Chattanooga passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2020.
He was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Joseph was a graduate of Notre Dame High School in Chattanooga, received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and his JD Degree from Memphis Law School. He was co-owner of Ankar’s Hoagies Restaurant.
Joseph was preceded in death by his father, Farid Ankar, brother, George Ankar, sister, Nawal Ankar and sister-in-law, Giselle Ankar.
Survivors include his two sons, Noah Ankar and Nicholas Ankar, mother, Yasmeen Ankar; sister, Nadia Ankar, brother Eddie Ankar, many nieces, nephews and godchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 3:15 p.m. Friday at Hamilton Memorial Gardens with Father Mike Nolan officiating.
Arrangements are by the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, 404 South Moore Road, East Ridge.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tn. 38105.
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