Francis Luther Joyner, age 97, of Remlap, passed away on Nov. 29.
Mr. Joyner was preceded in death by his son; Steve Joyner, grandson; Michael West; great-grandchildren Emma and Oliver Hicks, sister Christine Meade and his loving wife of 67 years; Evelyn Jane Joyner. Survivors include daughters Judith Wood and Debora Thrasher; son, Isaac Joyner; daughter-in-law, Julie Joyner; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Friday at 12 p.m. at Jefferson Memorial Chapel with Rev. Sammy Hodges officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until service time. Burial will follow at Sunrise Memorial Gardens in Pinson with Jefferson Memorial East directing.