JOYCE McMURRAY ABNER
October 18, 1936 – April 29, 2014
CLAYTON – Joyce Alice McMurray Abner, 77, went home to be with Jesus late Tuesday. A native of Hamilton County, OH she was daughter to the late William Carl McMurray & Shirley Daughtery Garner. Joyce was retired from Harris County Texas District Attorney’s Office She enjoyed interior decorating, reading her Bible, classic movies, gospel music, and drawing. She was preceded in death by sons, Richie Allen and Gregory Lee Abner, brothers, Terrance Allen and Dale McMurray.
She is survived by her children, Sheila Lynn Dubose of Smithfield, Kim Cooper of Montverde, FL, Rhonda Kay Abner of Harrisonburg, LA, former husband & special friend, Raleigh Abner, siblings, Cecelia Swindell Goetz, Donna Smith, Myrna Miracle, Cheryl Day, Wayne Garner, grandchildren, Danielle, Travis, Savanna, Parker, Tyler, great grandchildren, Ethan, Evan, Joshua, numerous nephews and nieces.
Visitation 5:30 pm – 7 pm, Sunday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. with a private graveside service on Monday.