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Ms. Joyce Ann (Thompson)  Clark Riley

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“To Alma, Alvin, and the entire family. I share with all of you the passing, loss, and sorrow of Joyce. She was always nice to me when she would...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Kerry Darnall - Benton , KY

“I forgot to include sandy in my condolances. Once again we want to express them for all of the family ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: linda thompson sears - Fort Smith

“Dearest Barb my heart aches for you and your family I know your mama was a very special lady to you. You have my sincerest sympathy. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Deanna Spells - Evansville, IN

“You'll forever be in our hearts Nana and dearly missed! ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Jerry and Mindy Spainhoward - KY

“Shelia/Sandy,Barb,and Bob, Love you,and we are sure going to miss her.She was a very special person. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Mary Thompson Holland - Benton, KY

“I am so sorry for your loss. Shelia,Barbie and Bobby call me anytime you just want to talk. I know how hard it is to loose a mom. 4794342604 ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Linda gail Thompson Sears - AR

“we love you nana and miss you dearly!!!!!!!! ”
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To view a video in tribute to the life of Ms. Joyce Ann Riley, proceed to: http://memorial.yourtribute.com/Joyce-Ann-Riley/

Joyce Ann Thompson Clark Riley, 72 of Murray, Kentucky passed away Monday, April 22, 2013, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky.

Born Friday, July 12, 1940 in Calvert City, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Aubrey Thompson and the late Clytieminnie Bradney Thompson.

Surviving are son, Charles Robert "Bob" Clark, wife Jeanie of Murray, KY, daughters, Shelia Walker, husband Robert of Murray, KY, Sandra Nicholas, husband John of Benton, KY and Barbara Lewis, husband Jeff of Henderson, KY, brothers, Curtis Thompson of Hackett, Arkansas and Alvin Thompson of Hardin, KY, sister, Alma Darnall of Benton, KY; 13 grand children; and 19 great grand children.

She was predeceased by son, James Michael Clark, brothers, John Lee Thompson and Aubrey Thompson, Jr., sisters, Beatrice Simpson and Junelle Dunn.

A Funeral service will be at 1:00 PM on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at Collier Funeral Chapel located at 211 West 5th St. Benton, Kentucky 42025 with Robert Walker officiating.

Interment will follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Mayfield, KY.

Those serving as pallbearers will be Joshua Walker, Caleb Walker, James Gore, Jerry Spainhoward, Dustin Lewis, William Boykin, and Daniel Deininger. Honorary pallbearers will be Sarah Walker, Rachel Walker, Cynthia Clark-Pesce, Franchesica Pierce, Virginia McDaniel, and Ashley Clark.

Visitation will be held between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., Thursday, April 25, 2013 at the Collier Funeral Home, Benton, KY.