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Joy Lee Terry Forbes
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1932
Freeport
Brazoria County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 2006
Texas, USA

Joy Lee Terry Crowe Forbes, 73, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and wife, joined the Heavenly choir on Thursday, the 27th of April 2006. Joy was born on the 28th of June 1932 in Freeport, Texas, to the late Ernal and Gertrude Terry.

Preceded in death by both of her parents, her one brother, Ernal C. Terry, and her husband of 19 years, Ronald Trevor Crowe Sr., Joy is survived by husband of 31 years, Robert Bruce Forbes; daughters, Deborah Turner and her husband, Tom, of Marble Falls, Texas, Anita Swain and her husband, Tommy, of Tianjin, China/Sweeny, Texas; son, Ronald T. Crowe Jr. and his wife, Brenda, of Fulton, Missouri; stepdaughters, Cindy Biles of Springfield, Oregon, Lisa DeWild and her husband, Bill, of Houston, Texas; stepson, Alan Forbes of Las Vegas, Nevada; sisters, Flo McGinnis, Ivah Powell, Lois Hays, Helen Bond; grandchildren, Karen and Lance Matt, Karla Turner, Nathan and Emily Turner, Stephanie and Timothy Atwood, Keenan Swain, Kristin Crowe, Courtney Crowe, Caralee Crowe; great-grandchildren, Jordyn Matt, Kobey Matt, Trevor Turner, Bruce Atwood; stepgrandchildren, Jessica Biles, Mark DeWild, Jennifer DeWild.

Joy was a member of Westbury Baptist Church of Houston and was involved in Bible Study Fellowship, Christian Women's Club, Houston Garden Club and the Lake Jackson Eastern Star. She was a former school teacher and then worked for Baylor College of Medicine for 14 years. Joy loved butterflies, angels, singing and spending time with family. She touched countless lives through her unfailing faith, devotion and love.

Information extracted from obituary in The Facts, Monday, may 8, 2006. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Robert Bruce Forbes (1926 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Houston National Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section S1, Site 3163
 
Created by: Annette Epps Alva
Record added: May 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14235798
Joy Lee <i>Terry</i> Forbes
Added by: Jan Baughman
 
Joy Lee <i>Terry</i> Forbes
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 Added: Dec. 12, 2009
 
 
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