Joy Louise Richardson Corbett, 71, of Mather, passed away on Saturday, November 27, 2021, at the Donnell House, in Washington.
Born June 5, 1950, in Derry, she was the daughter of the late Marion and Carrie Richardson. She was told often that her name fit her so well, from the time she was a child, and was well known for her great laugh.
Joy worked for the Post Office in Mather for over 25 years, was a member of Morgantown Church of Christ, was a member of the Red Hat Society, and the Jefferson Senior Center.
In addition to her parents; she was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, the late David T. Corbett (2016); she was also preceded in death by one brother, Dana Richardson; and one sister, Kimberly Richardson.
She is survived by three sons, David R. Corbett, Shannon (Mary) Corbett, and Wesley (Kellie) Corbett; also surviving are two sisters, Kay Schreckengost and Diane Benini; one brother, Gerry Richardson; two granddaughters, which were the light of her life, Elizabeth Anne and Carrie Nicole Corbett; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. She will be sadly missed by her retriever, Brandy.
Friends will be received from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 4, at Behm Jefferson Funeral Home, 1477 Jefferson Road, Jefferson.