Hembree, Joycie Marie (Dalton)

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Joycie Marie Hembree, 31, of Dalton, GA, died on Monday, February 25, 2012 at her residence. 

Joycie was born October 25, 1981 in Whitfield County, GA. She was preceded in death by her father, Dale Hembree. 

She is survived by her parents, Sandy and Mike Voyles; companion, Charlie Anthony; sisters and brother-in-law, Crystal Hembree and Anson Miller, Angel Bonds and Stephanie Sullivan all of Dalton, Jessica Hembree and Amber Hembree; brothers, D.J. Hembree of Chatsworth and Eric Welchel of Cedartown, GA; nephew, Attila Hembree; nieces, Aliyah Hembree and Chloe Miller; aunt and uncles, Shelia and Dewayne Harrington of Tunnel Hill and Dwight Massingill of Dalton; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. 

Services to celebrate the life of Ms. Joycie Marie Hembree will be held Thursday, February 28, at 2 p.m. at Ponders Melrose Chapel with Pastor Roger Baker officiating. 

The family will receive friends at Ponders Melrose Chapel from 5-9 p.m. Wednesday, February 27. 

Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel.


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