Joyce Diane Hooks 1948 2013 GASTONIA - Joyce Diane Hooks, 64, passed away July 24, 2013 at Robin Johnson House. She was born in Monroe NC on October 15, 1948. She was preceded in death by father J.D. Hooks, brother James W. Hooks and sister Frances Ruth Phillips. Joyce is survived by her mother Susan Burton Hooks; sister Betty Taylor; life long companion David "Cowboy" Wilkes; two children and seven grandchildren. She was loved by many. Family will receive friends Saturday at 1pm in the Chapel of A Simple Service, 451 Hospital Dr. Gastonia NC 28054. A Simple Service, burial and cremation, is serving the family 704-884-0150.
Published in Charlotte Observer on July 26, 2013