PALMER, Joyce L.

PALMER, Joyce L., 72, of Flushing, Ohio, died Wednesday, February 27, 2013, at Ohio Valley Medical Center.

She was born July 10, 1940, in Adena, Ohio, daughter of the late Oscar L. Meddles and Roxie M. Martin Meddles.

Joyce had a deep love for her family and her church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Daryl VanCuren; brothers, Lloyd Meddles and Lawrence Meddles; and sister, Betty Ferda.

Joyce is survived by her loving husband of 19 years, Dale E. Palmer of Flushing, Ohio; daughter, Terrie VanCuren of Smithville, Tennessee; sons, Jody (Valerie Fisher) VanCuren of Flushing, Ohio, Patrick (Candie) VanCuren of Jacobsburg, Ohio, and Charles Palmer of Mc Mechan, West Virginia; 10 grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are welcome to visit, Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Trinity Gospel Fellowship, 71101 Morristown – Flushing Road, Flushing, Ohio where the service will be conducted, Saturday 1 p.m. Gary Smith will be officiating.

Interment will follow at Olive Branch Cemetery, Harrisville, Ohio.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Kelly Kemp Braido and Patron Funeral Home, 322 North Main Street, Bethesda, Ohio.

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