November 23, 1938 - August 22, 2021
Joyce Brooks Matthews, age 82 of Loganville, died Sunday, August 22, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene A. Matthews and parents, M.D. ‘Jeff’ and Irene Brooks. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Jan and Bobby Campbell, Jill and Kenneth Ivey; grandchildren, Jalayne and Adam Lane, Jeremy and Danielle Campbell, Jessie and Daniel Echols, Kyle and Ashlyn Ivey; great-grandchildren, Noah, Abby, Bernisha, Sada, Malachi, Mercy, Aiden, Jasper, Kealyn, Bryce, Zeke, Bennett, Barrett; sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy and Joel Garrett; brother-in-law, Larry Matthews; several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Matthews was a member of Corinth Baptist Church in Loganville. She worked as a legal secretary before going to work at Horis A. Ward Funeral Services and Scot Ward Funeral Services as an administrative assistant and also played the organ or keyboard for many funeral services. Joyce was a church pianist and organist for several churches over the years and also played for soloists and groups, weddings, funerals, and other special occasions. She was a loving mother, gmomma, sister, aunt, and friend to many and will be dearly missed. Graveside Services will be held Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 1 p.m. at Fairview Memorial Gardens, Stockbridge; family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. prior to the service at Scot Ward Funeral Services, Conyers. The family would like to thank the staff of Sheridan at Eastside and Agape Hospice for their wonderful care and compassion given to our mother. She always said no matter where she was in her life, God had a ministry for her to do. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Joyce Brooks Matthews may be made to the Walton County Christian Learning Center, P.O. Box 678, Monroe, GA 30655 www.wcclc.org or Brain Support Network, P.O. Box 7264, Menlo Park, CA 94026, www.brainsupportnetwork.org. BSN is a non-profit charity that helps families accomplish brain donation for research. Condolences may be submitted on-line at www.scotward.com. Scot Ward Funeral Services, 699 American Legion Rd., Conyers, GA, 770-483-7216.
Joyce Brooks Matthews, age 82 of Loganville, died Sunday, August 22, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene A. Matthews and parents, M.D. ‘Jeff’ and Irene Brooks. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law,... View Obituary & Service Information
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