Joyce Ann Veal, 61, a resident of Old Fort, passed away Tuesday morning, Oct. 9, 2012, in a local health care facility.
She was the daughter of the late, Otis and Ina Whitaker. She was retired from Sequoyah.
She is survived by her husband, Roy Veal of Old Fort; son, Jerry Weathers Jr.; daughter, Lorie Harris; eight grandchildren; sister, Mavis Whitaker; brother, Gary Whitaker; and several nieces and nephews.
A Remembrance of Life service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at the Wildwood Avenue Chapel of Jim Rush Funeral Homes with the Rev. Gary Higgins officiating.
Interment will follow in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.
Bill McClure, Gary Dill, Larry Veal, Jerry Mason, Eddie Blackwell and Thomas Brown serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 this evening at the Wildwood Avenue Chapel of Jim Rush Funeral Homes.
Her guest book may be viewed and signed at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com