Funeral services for Joyce Ellen Bodine, 69, of Bangs were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at the Davis-Morris Funeral Home with burial to follow at Bangs Cemetery.

Joyce passed away Monday, March 6 2017.

Joyce was born Nov. 20, 1947 in Sealy, to Adrian and Margie (Box) Bodine. She grew up in Bangs, and after living in Abilene for a time. Joyce returned to Bangs, where she spent her remaining years. She graduated from Brownwood High School in 1969. Joyce was always sweet to everyone and was very concerned for their needs.

Those surviving Joyce include her father, Adrian Bodine of Bangs; brother, Jerry Bodine and wife Karen of Abilene; niece, Marcie Waldrip and husband Chris of Colorado Springs, Colorado; nephew, Brian Bodine and wife Toni of Kreugerville; four great-nieces and great-nephews; and many cousins, aunts, uncles and other family members.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Margie Bodine; and her grandparents.

The family would like to thank Bangs Nursing home for the special care she received during the last several years.

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