Joyce Sells (updated) PDF Print
Wednesday, 05 June 2013 13:50

Joyce Sells age 62 of Burkesville, KY passed away on Tuesday, June 04, 2013 at Cumberland County Hospital. Joyce was born on March 13, 1951 in Cumberland County, KY to the late John Claywell and Clara Anderson Claywell.

She was a member of Burkesville Baptist Church, a lab technician for B.F. Taylor Medical Arts Building and Dr. Samuel Rice, treasurer of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, and secretary for WE CARE. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one brother, Bobby Claywell, and two sisters, Robbie Claywell and Peggy Claywell.

Survivors Include: Her Husband- Johnnie O. Sells of Burkesville, KY; One Daughter- Jetona Gore and her husband Jeremy of Cookeville, TN; One Sister- Geraldine Riddle of Burkesville, KY; Two Grandchildren- Collin Gore, and Lilly Gore both of Cookeville, TN and a host of other relatives and friends also survive

Funeral Service will be Friday, June 07, 2013 at 2:00 P.M at the Burkesville Baptist Church with burial in Rose of Sharon Cemetery. Family requests visitation from 5:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. Thursday, June 06, 2013 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation to WE CARE, Burkesville Baptist Church Building Fund, or Rose of Sharon Cemetery Fund and may be left at the funeral home.


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