Joyce M. Measels, 82, of Desha passed away Wed. Feb. 6, 2019. She was born August 14, 1936 in Hazen, Ar. to Virgil and Grace (Ricks) Floyd. Joyce was a Master class ham radio operator. She loved the outdoors, flowers, squirrels, and most specially her hummingbirds. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Robert Dale Bailey; brothers, Frank, Rickie and Jimmie Floyd; infant sister, Kathleen Floyd. and Great Grandson Nathan Johnson. She is survived by her husband, Carlton Measels of Desha, Ar; sons, Dusty Bailey (Amy) of Waukegan, IL., Carlton Mark Measels (Nancy) of Douglasville, Ga.; daughter, Karla Johnson (John) of Batesville, Ar.; brother, Thurman Floyd (Mary) of Kaplan, La. grandchildren, 15; great grandchildren, 17; great-great grandchildren, 1. Visistation Sat. Feb 9, 2019 9-10 a.m. at Willis Funeral Service. Funeral service will follow at 10 a.m. with Jason Bailey officiating. Interment will be Center Point Cemetery in Hazen, Ar.
PALLBEARERS: Tyler Measels, Robert Bailey Jr., Zach Bailey, Jeremy Johnson, Johnathan Johnson, Jeffrey Baxter
HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Andy Denham