Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - Updated: 8:49 AM
Funeral services for Margaret Helen (Harper) Joyce, 94, of Evansville, Ind., formerly of Trigg County, were held Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Browning Funeral Home, 738 Diamond Ave., Evansville, Ind. 47711 with Bro. Ed Ellis officiating. Burial followed at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery.
Margaret Helen (Harper) Joyce passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Baptist East Hospital.
Helen was born in Golden Pond, Kentucky on September 1, 1922 to the late Harvey Harper and Allie (Jones) Harper. She was an active member for most of her life at Keck Avenue Baptist Church. Her life was one of giving and she and her husband, Seldon, always extended helping hands. She was a caregiver not only to her husband and daughter but also to her mother and granddaughters. She will be missed by her many friends and family.
Helen is survived by her daughter, Dr. Margie Joyce Hawkins (Paul) of Louisville; grandchildren, Emily Heyde (Geoffrey) of Louisville, and Dr. Sarah Hawkins of Louisville; brother, Ed Harper (Beverly) of Cadiz; and sister, Hazel Greenburg of Chandler, Ind.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Seldon Ray Joyce; brother, Bud Harper; and sister, Evelyn Harper.
Memorial contributions may be made to Norton Children's Hospital, 231 E Chestnut St, Louisville, KY 40202.
Condolences may be made online at www.browningfuneral.com.