Mrs. Joyce A. Gavel, 71 of Forsyth, MO died Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in
Forsyth, MO. Services will be private.
Joyce Ann Gavel was born, Sunday, June 9, 1946 In Roanoke, VA to Oscar
and Lily Martin. Joyce had a great love for traveling and has lived all over
the U.S and Virgin Islands. Throughout her life, she had various occupations.
She worked as a realtor, waitress, homemaker and even trained as an over
the road truck driver. She moved to Forsyth, MO in 2009.
Joyce was very feisty, independent, ornery and was opinionated but never
hesitated to express her love to family and friends. She was generous and
donated to many charities. She loved traveling and being near the ocean.
She collected gems and crystals and enjoyed reading, watching soap operas
and NCIS. Most of all she was a very loving mother and grandmother.
She is survived by two daughters, Cynthia Wingo of Forsyth, Sonya Denny
of Virginia Beach, VA; two brothers, Doug Mills of Powhatan, VA, Junior Mills
of Crewe, VA; two sisters, Kay George of Kansas City, MO, Earlene Armes of
Burkeville, VA; four grandchildren, Faith Wingo, Amanda Hamilton, Seth and
Samantha Denny and two great-grandchildren, Stella and Elliot Hamilton.
She is preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Anthony and Thomas
Poole and one sister, Linda Hamilton.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral
Home, Forsyth, MO.
Joyce Ann Gavel
June 9, 1946 - April 24, 2018
15945 U.S. Hwy 160 ~ Forsyth, MO. 65653 ~ (417) 546-6250
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home