Mrs. Jean O’Baugh Joyce, 72, of Graham, passed away at Alamance Regional Medical Center on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 8:35 PM.
A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of the late J. B. Joyce and daughter of the late Cyrus Alexander O’Baugh and Pauline Scott O’Baugh. Mrs. Joyce was a loving wife and mother as well as a member of Bethel Baptist Church.
Surviving are two daughters, Trena Joyce Coleman and her husband Chris of Wilmington, NC and Kristan Joyce Tyree and her fiancé Chris Wiley of Burlington; one son, Craig Joyce and his wife Yvette of Burlington; six grandchildren, Duy Nguyen, Nick Joyce, Taylor Joyce, A. J. Tyree, Brooke Coleman and Brady Coleman; two sisters, Gwen Ray and Joyce Thompson; and a sister-in-law, Hattie O’Baugh. She was preceded in death by a brother, C. A. O’Baugh.
Family and friends will have a graveside service at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 3, at Graham Memorial Park. Other times they will be at the residence.
Mrs. Joyce will be available to the public for viewing at Rich & Thompson Funeral Home and Crematory in Graham from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday. The family will not attend the viewing, but will receive visitors at the residence throughout the day.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Bethel Baptist Church, 238 Dixon Rd., Graham, NC 27253.