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Joyce Spence Hobbs

January 9, 1958 May 11, 2019
Joyce Spence Hobbs
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Obituary for Joyce Spence Hobbs

Joyce Spence Hobbs, 61, of Lawrenceville, died Saturday, May 11, 2019 at her home. She was born January 9, 1958 in Fort Jackson, SC, to Martha Preskitt Spence and the late Major (Retired) Naven Donald Spence.

A memorial graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 14th at Oak Grove Cemetery in Americus with Rev. Richard Taylor officiating.

She grew up in Americus and graduated from Americus High School and later earned a nursing degree from South Georgia Technical College. She worked for over twenty-five years for Davita Dialysis and was the facility Administrator at the Stockbridge location.

Survivors include her husband, John Hobbs, of Lawrenceville; mother, Martha Spence of Americus; a son, E6 SSGT Steven Melvin and his companion E6 SSGT Betsy Mayorga of Fort Campbell, KY; and a grandson, Leylan Melvin. Also surviving are her stepdaughters: Theresa Smith and Kathryn Sarver of Lawrenceville; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Donna and Danny Andrews of Montezuma, and Debra and Buck Scott of Americus; a brother and sister-in-law, Dickie and Merri Spence of Americus; and a sister-in-law, Kathy Russell, and her husband Harry of Milledgeville.

Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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1:00 PM 5/14/2019 1:00:00 PM
Oak Grove Cemetery

Rees St.
Americus, GA 31709

Oak Grove Cemetery
Rees St. Americus 31709 GA
United States

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