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“Miss you so much Grandma ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Lindsey Yoakem - springfield, OH

“Love you Grandma!!! Ky'Ree, D'Moni and I miss you soooo much!!! ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Lindsey Yoakem - springfield, OH

“I am so sorry for your loss! Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. May God be with you, and comfort you in your time of loss! ❤&...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Vickie Gose-Evans - Franklin, OH

“Love and miss you aunt Joyce, keep Paul and Clyde in-line up there in heaven. ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Terri Ward - Springfield, OH

Joyce Stapleton, age 77, of Springfield, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at her home. She was born September 27, 1940 in Knott County, Kentucky to the late Edgar Smith and Nancy L. Triplett Smith. A loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Joyce enjoyed working in her flower garden and going shopping. In her earlier years, she was an employee of Simmons Mattress Company. Joyce is survived by her children, Lloyd Douglas Bowling, Sr. (Chris) of Springfield and Cathy L. Yoakem (Darreld) of Springfield; grandchildren, Doug Bowling, Jr., Tony Bowling (Donna), Jessica Yoakem (Nathan Chaney), and Lindsey Yoakem; great-grandchildren, Breanna Bowling, Pierson Bowling, Jaden Koster, Addie Inskeep, K'Yree Yoakem and D'Moni Yoakem; sisters, Dema Rodgers, Inas Sisler, Linda Cook and Ellen Blankenship, along with several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Joyce was preceded in death by her brothers, Paul Smith and Clyde Smith. Calling hours will be Tuesday, May 29, 2018, from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Graveside service will follow at 1:30 P.M. at the Evergreen Cemetery. Online condolences can be sent to the family at

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