Danny Bruce Joyce of Sulphur Springs, Texas, died November 27, 2012. Danny was born in the Cornish area near Greenwood, Arkansas, on November 22, 1933.
He is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Claudine Dyer Joyce, and their two sons, Danny Bruce Jr. and his wife Julie of Arkadelphia AR, and Brad and his wife Salome' of Jonesboro AR, eight grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at West Oaks Funeral Home in Sulphur Springs.
A memorial service will be held at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel in Sulphur Springs, TX on Friday, November 30, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. The funeral service will be at McConnell Funeral Home Chapel in Greenwood on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., followed by burial in Liberty Cemetery. Visitation at McConnell Funeral Home will be held on Friday, November 30, 2012 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Danny was the son of Albert Arthur "Bud" Joyce and Gladys Marie Davis Joyce, and the brother of Rose Marilyn Joyce Geren, who preceded him in death, and Davis Darrell Joyce, who lives with his wife Carole in Spavinaw, Oklahoma.
Danny stayed in the area he was brought up in, the cattle business, throughout his life, and was incredibly good at it. He continued to sell feed for Westway Feed Products in Sulphur Springs until the sickness that led to his death.