Joyce was born Jan. 14, 1931, in Heflin and entered into rest Oct. 1, 2014, in Minden. She was an active member of Germantown Baptist Church, owner/operator of J&G Grocery for 40 years and a homemaker.
Her husband, George Allen Gamble Jr.; parents, G.B. and Maybelle Lee; sister, Jeanette Thurman; brother, Howard Lee; and great-grandchildren ,James, Helen and Sarahbeth Austin preceded her in death.
She is survived by her children, Clay and wife, Kathy Gamble and George A. (Chuck) and wife, Mary Ellen Gamble; grandchildren, Kelly and wife, Kari Gamble, Toni and husband, Charles Austin, Lauren and husband, Grey Murphy and Ben Gamble; great-grandchildren, Madelyn and Thomas Gamble, C.J. and Trey Austin and Ada Joyce Murphy; brother, Gerry and wife, Pattie Lee; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Kelly Gamble, Charles Austin, Ben Gamble, Grey Murphy, Kenny Balkom and Kasey Dooly.