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Joyce Corene Watson Bledsoe
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Birth: Dec. 21, 1933
Mountain Home
Baxter County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 2006
Henry County
Missouri, USA

Dau of John Chancy and Edna Watson
m: Clifford Leroy Bledsoe

b: Dec 21 1933, Mountain Home, AR
d: Jan 24 2006, Deepwater, Henry Co, MO
bur: Deepwater Cemetery, Fairview Twp, Henry Co, MO
arr: Vansant-Mills Funeral Home, Clinton, MO
Daily Democrat, Clinton MO, Feb 6 2006 - Joyce Corene Bledsoe was born in Mountain Home, Arkansas, to John Chaney and Edna Watson. This is where she spent her childhood. She died at her home in Deepwater, January 24, 2006. She married the late Clifford L. Bledsoe and moved to Kansas City in 1950. She was a wife, mother and homemaker. She later moved to Deepwater in 1971 and remained there until her death. Her interests included working as a volunteer with Hospice, writing a column for the "Deepwater World Paper" regarding genealogy, which was her greatest hobby. She loved her flowers, outdoors and spending time with her grandchildren. She was a member of the Deepwater Baptist Church. Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford L. Bledsoe who died February 26, 1988; one sister Floy Rush, and two brothers, Connard Watson and Lloyd Watson. Survivors include her daughters, Deborah Johnson of Independence and Pam Johnson of Portland, Oregon; her sons, Richard Bledsoe (Patti) of Independence, Rod (Carla) Bledsoe of ElDorado Springs, and Thomas (Michelle) Bledsoe of Flemington; three sisters, Mary Lee and Brenda Johnson of Mountain Home, Arkansas, and Peggy Gray of Willow Springs; 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held at Vansant-Mills Chapel Thursday, January 26. Interment was in Deepwater Cemetery.

(obit from Henry CO. website, used with permission.)

Family links: 
  John C Watson (1885 - 1972)
  Edna L Watson (1908 - 1992)
  Clifford Leroy Bledsoe (1920 - 1988)
  J C Watson (1932 - 1932)*
  Joyce Corene Watson Bledsoe (1933 - 2006)
*Calculated relationship
Deepwater Cemetery
Henry County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Pamela Johnson
Originally Created by: LaDon Brennan
Record added: Dec 23, 2009
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Joyce Corene <i>Watson</i> Bledsoe
Added by: LaDon Brennan
Joyce Corene <i>Watson</i> Bledsoe
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I love and miss you Mom .... I know that one day before I know it we will see one another again.
- Pamela Johnson
 Added: Feb. 2, 2012

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