Funeral services for Malcom “Mack” Leroy Joyner will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, in the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel of Early. Interment will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Park in Early. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral Home.

Mr. Joyner passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012.

He was born May 4, 1938, in Brownwood, Texas, to Jack and Opal Joyner. He was the oldest of three children. On Jan. 19, 1956, Mac was married to Grace Ann McClung and to this union they were blessed with five children. He began his career in the oil field in 1956 and remained in the field for thirty years. Mac enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, and going to auctions. He also had a true love for animals, such as the ones he left behind, Sassey and Nosey.

Mac is survived by his wife, Grace Ann Joyner; daughter, Sherry McIntyre and her husband John McIntyre of Lindale, Texas; daughter, Cylinda Musick and her husband Dewayne Musick of May, Texas; one son, Gary Joyner and wife Rhonda Joyner of Brownwood, Texas; daughter, Tammy Myers and her husband Garry Myers of Abilene, Texas; daughter, Terri Joyner of Brownwood, Texas; Joy and David Haddox of Bryan, Texas; Sue and Jay Boyer of Bangs, Texas. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Mac is survived by a sister, Brenda Stearns and her husband Jimmy Stearns of Hico, Texas; a brother-in-law, Bill McClung and his wife Donna McClung of Highland Village, Texas; numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his father and mother, Jack and Opal Joyner; his brother, Floyd Wayne Joyner; and granddaughter, Brandy Lea Daughrity.

Friends and relatives may sign his online guest book at www.heartlandfuneralhome.net. Heartland Funeral Home of Early is in charge of arrangements.