Joyce Marie Washington

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Joyce Marie Washington, 68, passed this life on Friday, January 28, 2022 in Arbors of Mifflin after an extended illness.
Ms. Washington was born on Wednesday, March 4, 1953 to the late I.W. Washington and Mildred (Bova) Washington in Independence, Louisiana and lived in Mansfield the past 64 years. Joyce was a member of the New Community Temple COGIC. Joyce loved helping raise her grandchildren, , nieces and nephews.
Joyce is survived by her son DaKtari Lamont Washington; grandson: Jordan Washington; mother: Mildred Washington; sister: Earlene Washington; numerous nieces and nephews whom she raised: Dan, Savalas (Lori), and Da’Ron Taylor, all of Mansfield, and RaJan Franklin, Columbus, Rylen McDonald, Montell Taylor, and Logan Garman who she treated as her grandsons.
In addition to her father Joyce was also preceded in death by 2 sisters: Ethel Stokes and Charlene Taylor.
The family will receive friends at 12 noon, Saturday, at the New Community Temple COGIC. Funeral service will begin at 1:00 p.m. with her Pastor , Elder Henry Bradley, Sr.
Masks are required with social distancing observed.
Services are entrusted to the Marlan Gary Chapel of Peace Funeral Home(formerly Williams Funeral Services).


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Condolence Messages

  1. Kim Hairston-Dismuke

    Praying your strength Ms. Mildred. Keep your hands in God’s Hand he will see you thru.

  2. Jordan washington

    Surely gonna miss you so much, infinite prayers for my family

  3. So sorry to hear of the death of your loved one. Mildred and Earlene you are in my prayers.
    Very soon no resident will say “I Am Sick-Isaiah 33:24

  4. Bridgette L Taylor

    Many Prayers and deepest condolences to the family and friends of Ms Joyce Washington.

  5. My thoughts and prayers are with the family and granny Mildred Washington and Earlene and all the rest of the family. Love y’all and prayers going up

  6. My thoughts and prayers are with the family and granny and Ms Earlene in these difficult times. Love y’all and keep you all in my heart and prayers

  7. Christine Canada English

    Sorry for your loss and my schoolmate.may she rip…the Canada Fuller Reed and Pointer families rip Queen

  8. Betty Palmer-Harris

    Condolences to the family of Joyce, my prayers are with you at this time of sorrow. I have known Joyce the most of her life, very quiet person who was always there to help her family. Mildred God will never leave you or forsake you.

  9. Betty Palmer-Harris

    Heartfelt condolences and prayers to the family in the loss of Joyce. I have known Joyce most of her life, a very quiet person who helped take care of her family. Mildred God will never leave you or forsake you.

  10. Garnetta Pender

    Our Prayers are with Mildred and her family, praying for that peace that
    surpasses understanding.

  11. Behavior Bryant (AKA) Bea

    Earlene, dear friend, our condolences to you Ms. Mildred and your family, in loss of Joyce, praying that God gives you continued strength and comfort. Joyce was loved, and surely be missed. Sending you love and will continue to lift you all up in prayer.

  12. Jeff, Roz, Willie Crittenden and Zonie McCowan

    We send our sincere sympathy, love, and condolences to the entire family!

  13. To my brother RaJan, my condolences to you all and the family. Joyce was “SPICY” and kind lol she loved family and was always nice to me when I visited. May God bring you Peace and Love. Love You

  14. I have only known you for about 4 years. I am going to surely miss you. Love you


    I was very sorry to hear of her passed. My condolence to the family.

  16. Patricia Harris Pride

    The Washington Family have my condolence.
    You are in my prayers.

  17. Althea C Williams

    My Condolence to the family of Joyce . May the peace and comfort of God flood your hearts and mind during this time of great loss.

  18. Sylvia Boyd & Family

    My heartfelt Condolences to the Family.

  19. Christine Harris

    My sincere condolences

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