Joyce Sloan Smithwick, 79
LEBANON -- Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday, June 17 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Ms. Smithwick, 79, of Lebanon.
Born October 10, 1931, in Rutherford County, she died Tuesday, June 14, 2011, at Quality Care.
The daughter of the late Robert Earl & Leona F. Adams Sloan, Ms. Sloan was a 1950 graduate of Lebanon High School and a homemaker. She was a member of the Mount Olivet Baptist Church.
Visitation after 9 a.m. Friday at Ligon & Bobo.
Services will be conducted by Pastor Jamie R. Watson. Interment will follow at the Greenvale Cemetery.
Survivors include: children Pamela (Steve) Yates of Williamsburg, KY; Theresa (Doug) Luick of Richmond, KY; Bobby Watson and Phillip (Lyse) Watson -- all of Lebanon; and William Smithwick Jr. of Murfreesboro.
Also surviving are siblings Nelda Garrett, Robbie (Raymond) Lea and Melvin (Beverly) Sloan -- all of Lebanon; eight grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and special caregiver Kim Bradshaw.
She was preceded in death by brothers Ralph Sloan and Marcus Edmund Sloan.
Honorary pallbearers: Staff of Quality Care and the Sunday School Class of Quality Care. Active pallbearers: John, Jasen, Cory, Nick and Jesse Watson and Marc Lea.
The family would like to express their thanks to the staff of Quality Care for their excellent care.
Arrangements by Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.