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Joyce Ann Huneycutt
Birth: Feb. 25, 1953
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 2006
Matthews
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

Joyce Ann Huneycutt was born 25 Feb 1953 to Millard Junior Huneycutt and Martha Ann Tyson. Her sisters are Patty Jean Huneycutt Honeycutt Wise and Donna Gale Huneycutt Torrence Bass. She is the granddaughter of Millard Pines Huneycutt and Janie Luther Huneycutt.

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The spotlight always found Joyce Ann. She was on a large billboard and featured in a newspaper ad public service message from US ALL. The ad featured her work in a garden center that read:

Headline: "You think I can't, I Know I can!" See photo.

"A Lot of people think that mentally retarded people just can't. Can't take care of themselves, can't get dressed, feed or think for themselves. Most people think that mentally retarded people can't live independently from their families or institutions. But people at Nevins think differently. They know that mentally retarded adults can be active members of our community and achiee a viable level of independence. And they know from experiance that these goals are attainable.

Since 1959, Nevins Center has been shaping the future of their mentally retarded clients through education, job training, and employment in the sheltered workshop on their Derita campus. Through local and national industries, the clients are trained and employed in product or service-related jobs commensurate with their abilities, and each client is paid according to their level of productivity. With the skills learned at Nevins, many clients will become competitively employed in our community.

Employment is the first step toward independence, and independence is the key to being a part of the community. Join in building a stronger comminuty for all of us, call Nevins at..."

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Joyce Ann loved to sing and her favorite song was "Jesus loves Me." In her memory, the congregation sang "Jesus lives Me" at her funeral. Very sweet memory.

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Given Name: Joyce
Middle Name: A
Surname: Huneycutt
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 25 February 1953
State: North carolina
Last Place of Residence: Union, North carolina
Previous Residence Postal Code: 28079
Event Date:1 June 2006
Age: 53


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Joyce Ann Huneycutt Miss Joyce Ann Huneycutt, 53, of Charlotte passed away Thursday, June 1, 2006 at Presbyterian Hospital - Matthews. A memorial service to celebrate her life...


Published in Charlotte Observer on June 4, 2006


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On a personal note, a very special thank you to Michael Dunne for sponsering her memorial. Please click on the link at the bottom of the page to visit his family memorials.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Martha Ann Tyson Gillis (1933 - 2012)
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Specifically: Ashes maintained by her father, Millard Junior Huneycutt.
 
Created by: Lanie
Record added: Nov 23, 2010
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- Michelle ღ💕
 Added: Apr. 12, 2014

- Lanie
 Added: Apr. 3, 2014
Bless you always, rest in peace.
- cardinaltruths50
 Added: Apr. 1, 2014
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