Joyce Garey

joyce garey

Joyce Lynn Garey, 62, passed away on April 29, 2024, at her residence in Danville, KY. She was born on April 12, 1961, to James “Jim” and Ellen Garey in Richmond, Virginia. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother John William Garey, and her sister Margorie Maloney.

Joyce a beloved wife, mother, sister, and cherished friend, will be remembered for her contagious smile, her love for spending time with family, her strong will, and her great joy for the outdoors. She shared many precious moments with her family and friends.

She is survived by her wife Carol Gaddis, her daughters Crystal (Eddy) Gardner, and Jessica Hafley, her grandchildren Gabriel Marcus Sheron, Jordan Keith Strevels, Morgan Lynn Strevels, and Isaiah Ray Hogue, her siblings James Herbert (Sandy) Garey of Meigs, Ohio, Patricia (Jesse) Griffin, and Narda Garey both of Danville.

A private celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Joyce Garey’s presence will be deeply missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her. May she rest in peace.

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  1. Such a great person with a kind soul and smiling face. She will be dearly missed💔

  2. Joyce was one of the kindest people I have ever met… always had a smile and willing to listen we had some good talks at work and a lot of laughs… she loved Carol with all her heart, she worked hard and lived to enjoy life with her family. FLY HIGH JOYCE Heaven has gained an Angel

  3. A great person she always had a smile when I would see her at the plant will be truly missed

  4. One of the best people I’ve ever known, a genuine sole who loved life and her family! You will truly be missed Joyce🥲 FLY HI GIRL❤️

  5. We sure had a lot of great times always loved her she will be missed fly high old friend

  6. I’m so very sorry to hear of Joyce’s passing. My condolences to Carol and the family.

  7. Be great in the after life as you was here on earth.We gonna miss you.Randy and Wanda Baxter…

  8. Best sister in law I could have! Always a bright light and contagious smile! You will be missed deeply!

  9. Prayers for the family and friends for comfort, always enjoyed seeing and talking with Joyce on our breaks at work.

  10. I’m so sorry to hear about this sweetheart. She was so good to me and my family. She will be missed by all that knew and loved her. Rest in peace my friend. ❤️

  11. Sending love, hugs and prayers for comfort and strength. Joyce was a wonderful person!

  12. A brilliant woman inside and out. Prayers for her Carol, her children and everyone who’s life she touched.

  13. Joyce was a wonderful, loving person, she will be truly missed by all those who knew her. Prayers for her Family and friends

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