Joyce A. Wilcox, 67, Elizabethton, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2013, following an extended illness. A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late Tam C. and Willa Mae McMeans Bare. She was a former employee of North American Rayon Corporation and Siemens. Joyce was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include two daughters: Debbie Wilcox Arnold, Bradenton, Fla., and Diana Wilcox Newberry and husband Dan, Mebane, N.C.; two granddaughters: Tara Arnold, Elizabethton, and Whitney Arnold, Bradenton, Fla.; two grandsons: Greg and Alex Newberry.; a sister: Judy Bare Nidiffer, Greeneville, Tenn.
Private services were held Saturday, March 16, 2013, in Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Tim Tapp officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in memory of Joyce to the Carter County Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 134, Elizabethton, TN 37644. Condolences may be emailed to email@example.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements for the Wilcox family.