Jo Ann Joyce Barney

November 25, 1938November 17, 2011

JoAnn Joyce Barney, 72, of Lewisville passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2011 while surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Lawsonville, NC to James Harry and Nannie Ellen Wall Joyce.

She was a member of Snow Hill Methodist Church in Lawsonville, NC and a graduate of Lawsonville High School.

She instilled in her children the value of work and love for one another.

"Mama Jo" was a loving wife, sacrifical mother, and doting grandmother.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Jack Barney; brother, James Harry Joyce Jr.; and sister, Evogene Royall.

She is now rejoicing in Heaven, without pain, in her new body!

Those left to cherish her memory include sons, Scott Barney and wife Sally of Advance, NC and Kent Barney and wife Julie of Lewisville, NC; daughters, Sherry Brock and Kandace Westmoreland and husband Tony of Lewisville, NC; brother, Maynard Joyce of Hillsville, VA; and 9 grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2011, 2:00 P.M., at Vogler and Sons Clemmons Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service.

Interment will follow at Westlawn Gardens of Memory in Clemmons.

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Kim George

November 21, 2011

Extremely saddened by her death. Was a wonderful person to work with. Joking and laughing with her always made our day. God bless.

Paula Griffin

November 21, 2011

Sorry to hear of the loss of your mother JoAnn. Your family is in my prayers.

Bob and Bobbie Hege

November 20, 2011

We were saddened to hear of the death of JoAnn. I know it is doubly hard so soon after the loss of Jack.

We pray God's strength and comfort for you in the days ahead.

We're longtime friends of Barney and Maxie, and remember your Mom and Dad from many years ago.

Estelle & Children Brown

November 20, 2011

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.

Thelma Durham

November 19, 2011

Sherry Kandace Scott & Kent And Family We are so sorry For your Loss. We love Mama Jo & Jack. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. May God Keep this Loving Arms around each of you We are always here if you need us.

Nancy Davis

November 19, 2011

Candice and family i'm so sorry for your great loss. May god give you all strength to carry on. if i can do anything for you don't hesitate to let me know. my prayers are with you and your family.

Kim Mccann

November 19, 2011

Scott, Kent, Sherry and Kandace,
We are so sorry to hear about Aunt Joann. We all hate so much that we can't be there with you. Please know that we are praying for you! It is so comforting to know that she is with Uncle Jack and all her sickness is gone! We love you. Jeff, Kim, Kayla and Drew.

Phyllis Grubbs (Woodland)

November 18, 2011

Kandace & Family,

My sincere sympathy in the passing of your dear Mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the Lord give you extra grace, comfort and strength at this time and in the days that lie ahead.

Susan Smith

November 18, 2011

You are in my thoughts and prayers coming your way for comfort at this time.

Misty Hall

November 18, 2011

"Heavenly Father, we thank you for the life of Joann that you gave for so many to know, be loved, and cared for. Thank you for the gift of salvation so that we may know that we have hope in knowing that we will be with her soon in Heaven. Lord, I ask you to be with the family and friends as they grieve, that you will give them comfort and wonderful memories of the loved one you blessed them with. Lord. may you be Glorified."