Obituary: Joyce Yoes

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Joyce Yoes, 75, of the Wheel Community of Bedford County, died Thursday, June 2, 2011, in Shelbyville.

Mrs. Yoes was born in Ballinger, Texas, and was a daughter of the late Ottie Z. and Georgia Ina Perkins Foreman. She was a homemaker and retired in 2001 after 20 years of service as a secretary with the Bedford County Highway Department.

Mrs. Yoes was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin Delano Yoes, who died in 2006.

Mrs. Yoes is survived by three sons, Greg Yoes, Brad Yoes and Kerry Yoes, all of the Wheel Community; three sisters, Ilene Canion, Twila Nowell, and Ila Dean Tate, all of Texas; brother, Bobbie Wayne Foreman, of Texas; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday, June 5, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home, followed by burial in Wheel Cemetery.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services was in charge of arrangements.