Joyce Genung died August 11, 2012

Joyce Agatha Genung, 84, of Greers Ferry, Arkansas, born May 27, 1928, to William and Agnes Buerk Jude, passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2012. She was Protestant. She was a member of Heritage Church of God in Toledo, Ohio for many years. After moving to Arkansas, she attended Quitman First Baptist Church. Joyce loved to read and knit. She knitted blankets for family members and the Toledo Women’s Shelter. She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, and two brothers. Joyce is survived by her husband of 62 years, Robert E. Genung; and two daughters, Sharon and Dave Winters, Temperance, Michigan, and Sandra and Terry Thornton, Greers Ferry, Arkansas. Joyce is also survived by four nieces and nephews that she and her husband reared, Patti, Tom, Douglas, and Jodi Willhardt; four grandchildren, Heather and Todd Mefferd, Toledo, Ohio, Scott and Stefanie Merritt, Rockvale, Tennessee, Ryan and Sarah Murphy, Fort Carson, Colorado, and Nicole and Eric Johnston, Olive Branch, Mississippi; and one great-grandchild, Briana Johnston, Olive Branch, Mississippi. Visitation will be at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, August 15, 2012, at Arkansas Funeral Care, 2620 W. Main Street, Jacksonville, AR. Graveside Service will be at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, August 15, 2012, at Arkansas State Veterans’ Cemetery in North Little Rock.