Joyce Elaine Sanders, 74, a native of Chicora, MS and a resident of Spanish Fort, AL, passed away on Wednesday, January 1, 2020.
Joyce was a member of a Mobile Ladies Mardi Gras Organization since 1992 and is a retiree of South Central Bell.
Joyce is preceded in death by her mother, Marian Batton; her father, David Sykes; two brothers, David and Michael Sykes.
She is survived by two daughters, Sheryl (Keelan) Howard of Spanish Fort, AL and Michelle (Autry) Oates of Gore Springs, MS; five grandchildren, Tara Williams, Brittny Hogle, Tori Howard, Robyn Makely and Brandon Makely; great-grandchildren, Zeke Hogle and Riley, who will be born in April; and her dear friends, Rita, Denise, Cindy and Betty; as well as other family members and friends.
A celebration of life will take place at a later time.
Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is assisting the family.