Joyce Overstreet Hackworth, 76 of Bedford, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2012 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was born on Thursday, Sept. 19, 1935 in Bedford County, a daughter of the late Cecil Colon Overstreet and Lucille Barden Overstreet. She was a retired employee of the City of Bedford and attended Calvary Baptist Church. Surviving is her husband, Billy Thomas Hackworth; an aunt, Isabelle Overstreet of Bedford; her brother-in-law, Arnold Hackworth and wife, Ethel of Evington, as well as numerous cousins. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 11a.m. at Updike Funeral Chapel, Bedford with Rev. Ray Lyons officiating. Interment will follow in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery. Arrangements by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.