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Joyce Thompson

May 27, 1933 — January 6, 2021


Joyce Marie Dance Thompson passed away January 6, 2021 at the age of 87. She was born May 27, 1933 to the late James Edward Dance and Rubye Henry Dance.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton Barry Thompson.

She is survived by her daughters, Teresa Thompson (Scott) Casey and Angela Thompson (Andy) Tanger; grandchildren, Dr. James Logan (Alieta) Casey, Callen Casey (Michael) Martin and Hayden Casey (Forrest) Burch; great-grandchildren, Lola Marie Casey, Charles Roger Casey, Milton Strother Casey, William Scott Martin, Selma Dance Martin and Galloway Sims Burch and brother-in-law, Jan Garrison Thompson.

Graveside services will be Friday, January 8, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at New Live Oak Cemetery with Dr. Jerry Light officiating and Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home directing. The service will be live streamed online at via the funeral home’s Facebook page.

Pallbearers will be James Logan Casey, Charles Rogers Casey, Michael Graham Martin, Forrest Galloway Burch, Mark Timothy Kelley and John Stewart Speed.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to her caregivers, Betty Evans, Jackie Roller, Gravie Riddle, Julia Powell, Nathola Beckton and Mae Burtha Hatcher as well as Whitley Gunn, Kayla Vardaman and Frances Young with Southern Care-New Beacon Hospice of Selma.

The family will accept flowers or you may consider making memorial donations to First Baptist Church – Missions Fund; 325 Lauderdale Street, Selma, Alabama 36701.

Condolences and memories may be sent to the family by visiting Mrs. Joyce Marie Dance Thompson and her family are in the care of Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home, 2900 Citizens Parkway, Selma, Alabama; (334) 872-2301.

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Friday, January 8, 2021

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