Joyce Kay (Hinkle) Wiles
July 14, 1945 – August 27, 2018
Joyce Kay (Hinkle) Wiles, 73, of Kokomo passed away Monday, August 27, 2018 in her home. She was born in Tipton County, Indiana on July 14, 1945 to Farold and Rosalind (Pendergrass) Hinkle.
Joyce graduated Windfall High School in 1964 and went on to work at Delco Electronics for 30 years, retiring in 1994. She raised 6 children with her first husband and then on September 1, 2000, Joyce married Jimmie “Joe” Wiles. She was a member of Judson Road Christian Church. In her spare time, Joyce could be found shopping just about anywhere, especially rummage sales and antique malls. She also enjoyed art, expressing her creative side in ceramics and crafts. She loved most her family, looking forward to spending time with them any time they came to visit and at holiday gatherings.
Joyce is survived by her husband, Jimmie (Joe) Wiles; children, Robert and Scott England, Melinda (Bill) Heady, Joe (Bea) Wiles, Jason (Ronetta) Michael, and Tammy Nape; sixteen grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and sister, Mary (Les) Railer.
In addition to her parents, Joyce was preceded in death by 9 of her 10 siblings.
Family will receive friends Wednesday, August 29 from noon-2pm at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home, 2097 W. Alto Road, Kokomo, IN 46902. Service to follow at 2pm.
- Farold Hinkle, Father
- Rosalind Hinkle, Mother
- Jimmie (Joe) Wiles, Husband
- Robert England, Son
- Scott England, Son
- Melinda Heady, Daughter
- Joe Wiles, Son
- Jason Michael, Son
- Tammy Nape, Daughter
- Mary Railer, Sister
Joyce also leaves 16 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews to cherish her memory.
In addition to her parents, Joyce was preceded in death by nine of her ten siblings.
- Billy Heady
- Dylan Heady
- Tanner Heady
- Scott England
- Jason Michael
- Joseph Wiles
- Visitation Wednesday, August 29, 2018
- Funeral Service Wednesday, August 29, 2018
- Entombment Wednesday, August 29, 2018