Joyce Bizzell

Friday, February 24, 2012

Joyce Bizzell, 70, of Dickson, formerly of Chapel Hill, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012 in Dickson.

Mrs. Bizzell was a daughter of the late Denzel Byron and Mabel Turner Cotton. She was a member of the Walnut Street Church of Christ and a retired housekeeper for the VA Hospital.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Graham Bizzell, who died in 2004.

Mrs. Bizzell is survived by her daughter, Lydia Dee Bizzell of Dickson; one brother, Byron (Susan) Cotton of Dickson; three sisters, Elaine (Boyd) Beard of Cumberland Furnace, Carolyn (Dale) Qualls of Dickson, and Annette Davidson of Dickson; sister-in-law, Lois Cotton of Waverly; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 2 until 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, at Taylor Funeral Home in Dickson. Family members will also receive friends on Saturday, Feb. 25, from 10 a.m. until time of service at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday from the Chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Stan Butt Jr. officiating. Interment will be in the Joe White Cemetery in the Allisona Community of Williamson County.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services ( is in charge of arrangements.