Joyce Mincey Barnes, 72, passed away on Jan. 29, 2023, at her home in
A Celebration of Life service will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, at Families
First Funeral Care & Cremation Center with Rev. Loran Smith officiating.
Joyce was born in Metter, GA, to Jesse and Margie Elizabeth Mincey on
July 17, 1950. She received her high school diploma from Metter High
School and completed some college in Texas. She worked as a Director at
Maximus for more than 18 years and served at the Department of Veterans
Affairs for another five years. A faithful Christian, she enjoyed spending her
time being of service to Lighthouse Baptist Church of Murfreesboro, TN.
She was a loving mother, sister and friend to many.
Joyce is preceded in death by her parents, Jesse and Margie Elizabeth
Mincey; and sisters Helen Mincey, Jeanette Day and Mary Torres.
Joyce is survived by her son, Michael Todd Barnes; and her siblings Nell
Kitchens, Jo Ersch and William Mincey (Miriam Mincey).
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to Scarboro Baptist Church
in the care of Joyce Collins, 13541 Pine Burr Road, Metter, GA 30439.
The family will receive guest from 1PM-2PM, February 10, 2023 prior to the service at Families First Care.
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