Joyce J. Jarrell, 86, of Hartsburg, passed away September 29, 2016 at home surrounded by her loving family.
Visitation will be from 12 Noon until 1 PM Monday, October 3, 2016 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 1 PM Monday, also at the funeral home with Pastor Joe Sanders officiating. Burial will follow in Zion Cemetery, Lincoln.
Joyce was born August 19, 1930 in Logan County, the daughter of James R. and Mildred I. (Ridgeway) Birkes. She married Ralph Allen Jarrell on December 30, 1950. He preceded her in death on February 17, 2000.
She was a member of Prairieland Christian Church in Hartsburg. Joyce was employed at Stetson’s for 10 years and retired from Lehn and Fink in 1998 after 25 years of service. She was also a former bus monitor in Hartsburg.
Surviving are her children: Vickie Joann (Marvin) Hilton of Hartsburg, Marcella Louise (Doug) Davis of Richmond, KY., Ricky Allen Jarrell of Hartsburg, and Shiela Mae Farmer of Lincoln; 7 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and one brother.
Memorial donations may be made to Prairieland Christian Church and will be accepted at the funeral home.