Athens Review, Athens, Texas

January 4, 2014

Joyce P. Hart

The Athens Review

Athens — Joyce P. Hart of Malakoff passed away at the age of 92.

Joyce was born on Sept. 16, 1921 in Amarillo to George David Potts and Mable Payne Potts.

She is survived by: her children Joyce Marie and husband Fredrick Jordan, son George Henry, Jr. and wife Sandra Hart, Billy Wade and wife Bonnie, Idella Hutchis and husband Keith Houston; one sister Barbara Vickens; son-in-law Maynard Phillips; 15 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by: her parents George David and Mable Payne Potts; husband, George Henry Hart Sr.; daughter, Ruby Phillips; son, Charles David Hart; and brother, George David Potts, Jr.

Visitation for Ms. Hart will be Sunday, Jan. 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Huckabee-Tomlinson Funeral Home, Malakoff, TX. 

Service will be Monday, Jan. 6 at 2 p.m. at Payne Springs Baptist Church, Payne Springs with the Rev. Danny Dennie officiating.

Pallbearers will be Steve Derden, James Flanagan, Cecil Flanagan, Marcus Pornich, Jimmy English and Earl.

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