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Joy LANFORD Obituary
LANFORD, Joy Kirk Born February 13, 1947 in Atlanta, GA to the late Bill and Joyce Kirk, she spent more than 7 decades on this earth bringing Joy to all who were fortunate enough to know her. She passed away November 29, 2017 at the age of 70. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 48 years, Buck. She is survived by her four children: Lori Lanford Mote (Wayne) of Loganville, Buck Lanford of Atlanta, Barry Lanford (Elizabeth) of Atlanta, and Jay Lanford (Keri) of Smyrna; 12 grandchildren: Kirk Mote (Beth), Clay Mote, Joy Mote, John David Mote, Will Lanford, Olivia Lanford, Alana Lanford, Noah Lanford, Hudson Lanford, Bradi Lanford, Davis Lanford, and Lilah Lanford; and two brothers Jimmy Kirk (Sharon) and Jon Kirk (Jerri). The family will receive friends from 6 - 9:00 p.m. Friday, December 1, at A. S. Turner & Sons Funeral Home. Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 2, at First Baptist Church of Atlanta, 4400 N. Peachtree Road, Atlanta, 30338. Online condolences may be made at
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1, 2017
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