Joyce Norma Carroll


Joyce Norma Carroll, age 89, of Brownstown, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2023, at Hoosier Christian Village.

Mrs. Carroll was a member of Wray’s Christian Church, and she was a homemaker.

Joyce loved spending time with her family, and especially loved cooking for them and having them at her house. She also loved doing puzzles, playing Bingo, and gardening.

Born on February 10, 1934, in Virginia, she was the daughter of Bennie and Vera Lee Seale, both of whom preceded her in death. On February 28, 1955, in Virginia, she married Chester Carroll, Sr., and he preceded her in death on October 2, 2015.

Survivors include: two sons: Chester Carroll of Brownstown, and Tim (Tess) Carroll of Brownstown; one daughter, Norma Lawyer of Brownstown; one sister, Irene (Curtis) Fee of Uniontown; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Lisa Carroll; and brother-in-law, Jerry Blair, Sr.

Joyce was also preceded in death by a son, Larry Carroll; daughter-in-law, Pamela Carroll; one sister, Judy Blair; brother and sister-in-law: Lawrence and Louise Seale; and half-sister and half-brother-in-law: Pat and Earl Hobbs.

Funeral services for Joyce Norma Carroll will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 24, 2023, at Spurgeon Funeral Home, Inc., Brownstown, with Pastor Chris Criminger officiating. Friends may call from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 24, 2023, at Spurgeon Funeral Home, Inc.

Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Brownstown.

Memorials may be given to Don and Dana Myers Cancer Center.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the caring staff at Spurgeon Funeral Home, Inc.

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