Joyce Taunton

October 10, 1953 ~ December 28, 2023 (age 70) 70 Years Old

Joyce Taunton Obituary


Graveside services for Joyce Taunton, 70, of Columbus will be held on Tuesday, January 2, 2024 at 11:00 am at Bethel Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery 

Joyce passed away on Thursday, December 28, 2023.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Glynn Duke, Sr and Lillian Hennis Duke, her husband, Gary Taunton and a sister, Alice Smith.

Survivors include one brother, Glynn Duke, Jr. of Columbus; four nephews, Josh Duke, Brookes Duke, Lucas Duke and Dalton Smisson; four nieces, Hannah Bartsch, Colby Smisson, Brianna Salazar and Stormie Smith; one great niece, Sophia Pope.

A visitation will be held on January 2, 2024, from 10:00 until 11:00 at the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society, PO Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741 or https:/

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Graveside Service
January 2, 2024

11:00 AM
Bethel Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
33 Bethel Church Road
Butler, GA 31006


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