In Loving

Joyce Murphy Journey

December 20, 1945-September 14, 2019

JOURNEY, Joyce Murphy, 73, died Saturday, September 14, 2019 due to complications from dementia.  Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, Robert S. and Doris Murphy; step-father Robert Coates; son William Thomas “Tommy” Journey Jr.; brothers Robert S. Murphy Jr. and Jon Ronald Coates.  Joyce is survived by her husband, William Thomas “Bill” Journey Sr.; son Brian S. Journey (Stacey); granddaughters Jordyn Slade Journey, Lauren Elizabeth Journey and Brittany Finucan; brother James Parker Murphy; sisters Trudy Smith (Russell), Linda Stewart (Michael); several nieces; and her best friend, Judy Edwards.  The family would like to thank everyone at Kindred Hospice for the wonderful care accorded Joyce.  A special thank you to the entire staff of Lexington Court for the loving care Joyce received during her time there.  Funeral services will be private.