Joyce Moore

Patricia Joyce Moore, 83, of Auxvasse, passed away Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020 at University Hospital in Columbia.

Joyce was born on Oct. 6, 1936 in Florida, Mo., the daughter of Willis and Irene (Dowell) Putnam who preceded her in death. Joyce was united in marriage on June 20, 1953 to Manley Moore who preceded her in death. They had four children, Carol, Darrell, Patricia and Doug.

She worked for several years in the bakery at IGA in Fulton. Joyce enjoyed gardening and had a passion for crafts, especially pottery.

Survivors include one daughter, Patricia Masek (Randy Brown) of Auxvasse; two sons, Darrell Moore (Tammy) of Auxvasse; and Doug Moore, of Branson; 11 grandchildren, Angel McGuire, Carolyn Wilson (Dale), Bobby McGuire (Bobby), Dustin Moore (Dawn), Tara Moore, Kelsey Lamberson (Nate), Amanda Masek, Manley Masek, Shawn Moore, Derek Moore and Cheyenne Moore; 14 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Betty Evans of Antioch, Calif. and Kaye Knight of Mexico; one sister-in-law, Beulah Craighead of Auxvasse; two brother-in-laws, Richard Moore of Williamsburg, and Mangus Moore of Bachelor. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Carol McGuire; three sisters, Jean DeOrnellas, Aretta Earnhardt, and Violet Sharp; and three brothers, Wilbur Putnam, Carlos Putnam and Scotty Putnam.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Auxvasse Cemetery in Auxvasse.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Parkinson's Foundation or Alzheimer's Foundation in care of Debo Funeral Home, 833 Court St, Fulton, MO 65251.

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