Joyce Billings Jones, 72, of Woodlawn, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at the Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson, N.C.
She was born in Grayson County on July 15, 1940.
She was preceded in death by her father, Charles Troy Billings.
Survivors include her husband, Edgar Dale Jones of the home; children and spouses, Jessica Lynn and Charles Cochran of Dublin, Dawn Michelle and Michael Easter of Cana, Angela and Perry Nester of Fancy Gap, Tina and Scott MunCaster of Woodlawn, Vonda and Mike Gonzalez of Romeoville, Ill., Wayne Jones of Channahon, Ill., and Michael and Shirley Jones of Rural Retreat; mother, Jincye Billings of Independence; brother and sister-in-law, Ernest and Alta Billings of Elk Creek; 18 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held today, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mark Carico and Jeremy Hendrick officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Independence. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 12:30 p.m.until service time.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers a gift be made to Dawn Easter, 600 Lakeview Drive, Cana, Va. 24317 for burial expenses.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com.
Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Funeral Home Chapel is serving the family.
Published in Galax Gazette from Oct. 24 to Oct. 25, 2012