Mrs. Joyce E. Hoyes, age 68, of La Grange, MO passed away Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 4:58 a.m. at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL.
She was born October 13, 1949 in Keokuk, IA a daughter of Lloyd Thomas and Naomi Valeria Rampley Harrell. She married Larry Joseph Hoyes on August 4, 1979 in La Grange, MO. He survives.
Joyce was a member of the Mark Twain Corvette Club of Hannibal, MO, Desperado Dance Club of Quincy, Buckles and Boots Dance Club of Pittsfield, IL and Notre Dame Catholic Church in La Grange. She enjoyed being outdoors in her flower garden, eating at her favorite restaurants, spending time with her dogs and taking care of Larry. Joyce had been employed by Canton State Bank for over 40 years and was still working part-time. She and Larry liked to travel, especially to Texas, and had also enjoyed a spectacular trip to Alaska. She loved watching her grandchildren in their activities and sports.
Survivors include her husband Larry of La Grange; two sons, Joshua and Levi Hoyes both of Columbia, MO; two daughters, Erika (Bryan) Hunt of Lees Summit, MO and Nikki (David) Broadfoot of Leawood, KS; four grandsons, Preston Hoyes of Columbia, MO, Luke and Isaac Broadfoot of Leawood, KS and Parker Hunt of Lees Summit, MO; two granddaughters, Ana Hunt of Lees Summit, MO and Emery Broadfoot of Leawood, KS; two uncles, Lawrence (Marjorie) Harrell of Carthage, IL and George (Phyllis) Harrell of Stronghurst, IL; two aunts, Darlene Harrell of Carthage, IL and Donna Harrell of Moline, IL; three sisters-in-law, Pat Cummings and friend Ray Job of Canton, MO, Judy (Paul) Northrup of Quincy and Sherrie (Tom) Bell of Palmyra and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, granddaughters, Mallory Joy and Payton Grace Hunt, two uncles, Floyd and Eldon Harrell and aunt, Clarabelle Marshall.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, January 29, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Notre Dame Catholic Church in La Grange with Father Christopher Aubuchon officiating. Burial will be held Monday afternoon January 29, 2018 at 3:00p.m. at Moss Ridge Cemetery in Carthage, IL. Visitation will be held Sunday, January 28, 2018 from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. with a Prayer Service at 3:00 p.m. at the Davis Funeral Home in La Grange, MO.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Donor’s Choice.