Joyce Louise “Lucy” Smith

Joyce Louise “Lucy” Smith, 71, of Talking Rock died Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta.  

She was born in Gilmer County April 30, 1945, to Vernon and Jewell Smith.

She is preceded in death by parents, Vernon and Jewell Smith.

She is survived by sisters and brothers-in-law, Janelle and John Phillips, of Florence, Ala., Brenda and George Weaver, of Jasper, Hazel Smith, of Jasper; sisters-in-law, Bonnie Smith of Ellijay, Doris Smith, of Jasper; nieces and nephews, Mary Carolyn Crowell, of Athens, Ala., John Phillips, of Springfield, Tenn., Tony Smith, Steve Smith, Jason Smith all of Ellijay, Sherry Payne, of Jasper, Erica Pender, of East Point, Fla., Lila Westmoreland, of Gainesville, Lisa Payne, of Jasper, Misty Henderson, of Jasper, Jenni Arnold, of Atlanta, and Georgie Weaver, of Jasper; and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.

A memorial service was held at 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016, at the chapel of Roper Funeral Home with Kevin Roper officiating.   

Memorial contributions can be made to Jasper First Baptist Church Operating Budget or Appalachian Children’s Emergency Shelter.  

Condolences can be made at 

Roper Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006