Joyce Larson passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, at her residence in Freestone County near Donie.

Funeral services for Joyce Larson were held Tuesday, Feb. 4, at 10 a.m. at Memory Gardens Funeral Home in Corpus Christi. Entombment followed the service in Memory Gardens Cemetery.

She was born on May 24, 1943 in Roscoe, Texas, to James and Ollie Hyde, and moved to San Antonio with her family where she attended high school. Joyce married Lew Larson in 1961 and shared over 50 years of wedded bliss. Joyce lived in Corpus Christi for most of her life where she and her husband owned and operated Larson Plumbing for 20 years. They retired to Donie in 2000, where they loved the country life, and raised cattle and fallow deer.

Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Lew Larson and one brother, James Hyde.

She is survived by three children, Randy Larson & wife Donna of Odem, Tammy Lee of Donie, Texas, and Lew Alan Larson of Bonham; four grandchildren, Randy Lew Larson & wife Vanessa, Stacie Risken, Hunter Risken & wife Jessica, and Ricky Larson & wife Shana; eight great-grandchildren, Morgan Larson, Korree Risken, Jayden Yorgensen, Creed Risken, Lennox Risken, Colt Larson, Lyla Larson, and Rhett Larson; one sister, Mary Wadlington of Groesbeck; other relatives and friends.

Please visit our website at www.bowersfuneralhome.net to sign the memorial guestbook or to leave a message for the family.

Bowers Funeral Home

900 US HWY 84 W

Teague, Texas 75860


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