Joyce Ruthell Tipps McDonald, 83, was welcomed into the arms of Jesus, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. Graveside service: 11 a.m. Saturday in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Joyce was born Nov. 20, 1929, in Wewoka, Okla., to Nellie Ruth and Charles Fred Tipps. She retired from Winn-Dixie where she had worked for 26 years. Joyce was preceded in death by her son, her parents, a brother and a sister. Survivors: Children, Linda Stevens(Bill), Jimmy McDonald (Denee) and Jeffery McDonald (Phyllis); and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.