Joyce Ann Thompson Clark Riley, 72, Murray, KY, died on Monday, April 22, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.
Born Friday, July 12, 1940 in Calvert City, she was the daughter of the late Aubrey Thompson and the late Clytieminnie Bradney Thompson.
Surviving are son, Charles Robert “Bob” Clark, wife Jeanie, Murray; daughters, Shelia Walker, husband Robert, Murray, Sandra Nicholas, husband John, Benton and Barbara Lewis, husband Jeff, Henderson; brothers, Curtis Thompson, Hackett, Ark., and Alvin Thompson, Hardin; sister, Alma Darnall, Benton; 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by son, James Michael Clark; brothers, John Lee Thompson and Aubrey Thompson Jr. and sisters, Beatrice Simpson and Junelle Dunn.
A funeral service was held on Thursday, April 25, at Collier Funeral Chapel in Benton, with Robert Walker officiating. Interment followed in Maplewood Cemetery, Mayfield.
Those serving as pallbearers were Joshua Walker, Caleb Walker, James Gore, Jerry Spainhoward, Dustin Lewis, William Boykin, and Daniel Deininger. Honorary pallbearers were Sarah Walker, Rachel Walker, Cynthia Clark-Pesce, Franchesica Pierce, Virginia McDaniel, and Ashley Clark.