Joyce Robey Georges, 87, of Savannah, GA, passed away on Saturday, December 10, 2022.
Born on December 15, 1934 in Sardis, GA, Joyce grew up with a passion for dance, Shirley Temple and
everything New York City, especially the Rockettes. She moved to Savannah in 1952 to attend Candler
School of Nursing, and graduated at the top of her class. She was employed by Candler Hospital as a
Registered Nurse for 38 years, and was loved and respected for her caring and compassionate treatment
of patients. She retired in 1998.
Her love of dance and pageants continued throughout her life. She tap danced for the elderly in care
homes, and was proud to be a contestant in the Ms. Senior Savannah Pageant in 2002.
Joyce is survived by her three children, Terrence Georges, Duane Georges and Melissa Georges, and
three grandchildren, Luke Dilworth, Saxon Dilworth and Zoe Georges.