MORRISSEY, Joyce Akins "Joy"
Joyce "Joy" Akins Morrissey, 67, of Atlanta, GA died January 30, 2021. Born June 27, 1953 in Savannah, GA, she called Atlanta home for more than 40 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph "Pete" Newell and Bernice Akins Morrissey, infant daughter Cheryl Marie McNeill and one great-niece. She is survived by her devoted and loving partner of 31 years, Sybil E Smith, two sisters, Ida Morrissey Herb and Joe Ann Morrissey Kelly, six nieces and nephews and their spouses, 10 great-nieces and nephews, 11 great-great-nieces and nephews, and many friends. There will be a family memorial service at a later date. The family would like to thank the many people who provided Joy with loving care at WellStar Atlanta Medical Center. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association
, Saint Vincent's Academy or a charity of your choice