LAKELAND - Mrs. Joyce A. Walker, age 62 of Lakeland passed away Thursday, November 15, 2012 due to cancer. Mrs. Walker was a retired school bus driver with the Polk Co. school system and had recently been working as a florist at Mrs. D's in Lakeland. She was a lifelong resident of this area and was a member of the Old Dixie Highway Baptist Church in Auburndale. Joyce enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and hunting & fishing with her husband.
She is survived by her husband of 33 years, Travis Walker; a son, Marty Hughes of Auburndale and daughter, Amy Homitz of Polk City; a brother, Robert Davis and 2 sisters, Karen Davis and Jane Flowers. She is also survived by grandchildren, Clint Hughes and Brittany Hughes.
A funeral service will take place Saturday at 11 AM at The Old Dixie Highway Baptist Church in Auburndale with visitation beginning at 10 AM. Kersey Funeral Home, Auburndale serving the family.