|Birth: ||Oct. 21, 1945|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 2011|
Rome News-Tribune - Monday, December 26, 2001, page 5A
Mrs. Joyce Ann Beard, age 66, of 1011 Little Texas Valley Road, Rome, passed away Friday afternoon, December 23, 2011, at her residence.
Mrs. Beard was born in Floyd County on October 21, 1945, daughter of the late Lee Conn Floyd and the late Ruth Eugene Stewart Floyd. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Louise Hunter, and by three brothers, James, Charles, and Alton "Bunk" Floyd. She was a 1964 graduate of Armuchee High School. Mrs. Beard was a homemaker and was a member of the Antioch Baptist Church and Donald's Sunday School Class.
Survivors include her husband, Donald Wilson Beard, to whom she was married on May 20, 1967; a daughter, Mrs. Donna Ann Davis, and her husband, Mike, Rome; a son, Joey Donald Beard, and his wife, Jennifer, Rome; 3 grandchildren, Ben Davis, Brady Davis, and Charlotte Beard, all of Rome; 4 sisters, Mrs. Evelyn Gay, Kennesaw, Mrs. Helen Stansell, and her husband, Bob, Rome, Mrs. Frances Owens, and her husband, Kelly, Rome, and Mrs. Glenda Pierce, and her husband, Ernie, Rome; 5 brothers , Glenn Floyd, Rome, Earl Floyd, and his wife, Pat, Rome, Gail Floyd, and his wife, Barbara, Rome, Edwin Floyd, and his wife, Sherry, Rome, and Max Floyd, and his wife, Nancy, Rome; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 27, 2011, at 11 a.m. at the Antioch Baptist Church with Rev. Billy Fricks and her Pastor, the Rev. Gregg Free officiating. Interment will follow in the Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Bobby Stephens officiating.
Active pallbearers include: Tommy Cordle, J. C. Cordle, Jerry Fuller, Leroy Cordle, Keith Smith, Randy Howard, Scott Howard, and Josh Howard. Honorary: Donald's Sunday School Class.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.
Lee Conn Floyd (1902 - 1957)
Ruth Stewart Floyd (1908 - 2006)
Gladys Evelyn Floyd Gay (1929 - 2016)*
Joyce Ann Floyd Beard (1945 - 2011)
Created by: Donna Brown
Record added: Jan 05, 2013
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