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Dorothy JOYNER

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JOYNER, Dorothy DOROTHY TRAVIS "DOT" JOYNER Dorothy Travis "Dot" Joyner died June 6, 2013. She was predeceased by her parents, Nellie Melton Travis and Lowell Terah Travis, and her sister, Marian E. Travis. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Hugh Joyner, of Decatur. Dot was born in Atlanta and lived almost all of her life here. She was devoted to Agnes Scott College where she majored in Greek and Spanish and was a member of the class of 1941. In 1987 Agnes Scott College named her its Outstanding Alumna for Service to the College. Dot was known for her intelligence and sparkling wit. In her professional life she worked as a travel agent for Delta Airlines, American Express and Oliver Travel Services. She had countless friends of all ages. She was a faithful member of Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church. Gifts in her memory may be made to Agnes Scott College, Decatur Alumnae Chapter, Ring Fund or Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church. Funeral services will be held at Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church on Saturday, June 8th at 2:00 PM. Interment, Decatur Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 to 8 PM at A. S. Turner and Sons Funeral Home and Crematory.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on June 7, 2013
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