Joyce Jeannette Felts, 81, passed peacefully surrounded by her children on May 25, 2014 at Western Plains Medical Complex, Dodge City. She was born on December 26, 1932 at Dodge City. Joyce was reared by her father Chester Morley, grandmother, Mina L. Morley and aunt, Mina V. Morley.
A lifetime resident of Dodge City and graduate of Dodge City High School. She married Gerald D. Felts on June ll, 1950 at Dodge City. He preceded her in death on July 5, 1995. Joyce worked in retail sales as a clerk and manager at several Dodge City Businesses. She enjoyed playing bingo.
She was a member of the Loyal Order Of Moose
#1187 and Rebekah Lodge #388 both of Dodge City
Joyce is survived by three daughters, Anita D. Inskeep and husband Ron of Pueblo, Colorado, Alita J. Felts of Pawnee Rock, and Tina Keeton of Salem, Nebraska; a son, William C. Felts and wife Maria of Dodge City; sixteen grandchildren, Shane, Faron, Angel, Josh, Kristi, Shanna, Jenny, Amber, Matthew, Kate, Alicia, Lilliana, Leslie, Samantha, Jessica, and Billy; and twenty one great grandchildren. She was preceded by a son, Gerald D. Felts, Jr.
Funeral service will be held at Swaim Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 2:00 PM with Dr. Phil Scott presiding. Burial will follow at Greencrest Cemetery in Dodge City. Visitation will be at Swaim Funeral Home on Monday, June 2, 2014 from Noon to 8:00 PM. Memorials are suggested to Friendship Meals in care of the funeral home. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.