Hoffmeister South County Chapel

1515 Lemay Ferry Road, St. Louis, MO


Joy Vernice Bartlett

June 2, 1945June 3, 2019

Joy Vernice Bartlett (nee O'Guin) of St. Louis, MO. passed away on Monday June 3, 2019. loving wife of the late Charles M. Bartlett; loving mother of Bart (Jennifer) Bartlett and Joseph (Jamie) Bartzel; beloved grandmother of Katherine Renee Bartlett and the late Ethan Charles Bartlett and Andrew Thomas Bartlett; dear sister of Linda Manning, Doris Simpson, Allen O'Guin, Sue Newsom and the late Ann Newsom and Floyd O'Guin; loving daughter of the late Walter and Neoma (nee Dill) O'Guin.

Joy was a member of Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church and the Emmanuel Baptist Church.

Funeral service will be celebrated on Friday June 7, 2019, 9:30 am at the Hoffmeister South County Chapel, 1515 Lemay Ferry Rd. St. Louis, MO 63125 with visitation from 8:30 am until time of service. Interment National Cemetery, Jefferson Barracks, MO. Please share your condolences and sign the guest book online at www.hoffmeistersouthcounty.com.


  • Visitation Friday, June 7, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, June 7, 2019
  • Committal Service Friday, June 7, 2019


Joy Vernice Bartlett

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Karen Fowler

June 6, 2019

My memories of Mrs. Joy will be that she gave me a job, and for the last 2, 1/2 year's I've worked closely with her 3 days a week.
We had a relation that I honestly can say her smile, and her laughter her good day's & her bad day's our conversations !!!
Joy!!! chocolate gravy recipe she gave me many more cooking tips.
Mrs. Joy loving to her sister's and her family. I thank you Joy for the opportunity I'll never forget you RIP.
I pray to God to comfort this family at this time.