Joyce Marie King

Joyce Marie King, 79, of Dayton, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020, at Laurelbrook Nursing Home.

Joyce was born in Coloma, Mich., but was a longtime resident of Rhea County. She was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother. She loved helping others and taking her loved ones fishing.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Wallace and Lillian Huffman; husband of 14 years, Gordon King Sr.; and sister, Reba Priest.

Survived by children, Gordon (Gerri) King Jr., Elwin (Susie) King, Kenneth King, Alan (Teresa) King, Cathryn (Timmy) Michaels, Tammy (Tommy) Michaels, Connie (Aaron) Brooks, Leroy (Jamie) King and Billie Jo King; brother, Leroy Wallace; sister, Judy Brandt; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, at Summer City Baptist Church from 4 to 7 p.m.

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Arrangements are by Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home of Dayton.