Obituary published June 16, 2014 in The Mexico Ledger

Joyce Marie Arnold, 73, of Mexico died Friday June 13, 2014 at the Golden Living Center- Pin Oaks in Mexico.
Graveside services will be held 2:15 PM Monday June 16, 2014 at East Lawn Memorial Park in Mexico.
Visitation will be held Monday from 1:00- 2:00 PM at Arnold Funeral Home in Mexico.
Joyce was born on March 9, 1941 in Hannibal the daughter of Ernest Chapman and Dorothy Dean (Gregory) Chapman.
Joyce was a longtime member of Lockewood Park Baptist Church in Mexico.
She is survived by six sons, Breton Morgan (Joy) of South Dakota, Curtis Arnold of South Dakota, Jay Morgan Sr. (Lynn) of Centralia, Jeff Arnold (Sabrina) of Mexico, Nick Arnold (Jennifer) of Mexico, Christopher Arnold (Nicole) of Rolla; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Barbara Huff of O’Fallon, MO; brother, John Chapman of Mexico; numerous nieces and nephews.
Along with her parents, Ernest Chapman and Dorothy Dean Collier Joyce was preceded in death by two sisters, Carolyn Malcomson, and Mary Chitwood.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to Lockewood Park Baptist Church or the charity of the Donor’s Choice in care of Arnold Funeral Home 425 S. Jefferson Mexico, MO 65265.
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