Josh was born in Greenville on August 11, 1989, the son of Deborah Pinnix Waldrop and the late William Newton Waldrop. He attended Greenville Christian School and graduated from Washington School with the Class of 2007. After attending Mississippi State University, Josh worked for Pinnacle Agriculture Holdings (Sanders Seed) in Cleveland.
He is survived by his mother, Deborah Waldrop of Greenville; his brother, William Matthew "Matt" Waldrop of Cleveland; his maternal grandmother, Bertha Pinnix of Winona; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
A visitation will be held in the Forbus Center of First Baptist Church immediately following the services.