TRUMANN — Mrs. Joyce Hamby, 83, of Trumann, departed this life Saturday, July 25, 2020, at the family residence. She was born in Trumann on May 26, 1937, and was a lifetime resident.
Joyce worked at Salant & Salant and retired from Parker Hannifin and was of the Pentecostal faith.
She was preceded in death by one son, Randy Holt, one daughter, Joyce Brindley, one son-in-law, Rick Winkles, two sisters, a brother and her parents, Roy and Essie Mae Kirby Kain.
She is survived by her husband, Franklin Leonard “Bud” Hamby Jr. of the home; two sons, Robert (Belinda) Holt and Ronnie (Lisa) Holt, both of Trumann; two daughters, Donna (Charles) Laire and Bonnie Winkles, both of Trumann; five brothers, Paul Kain of Bay, Charles Kain of Jonesboro, and Richard Kain, Ralph Kain and Donald Kain, all of Trumann; four sisters, Junnie Shoopman and Barbara Schwandt, both of Trumann, Sarah Collins of Harrisburg and Linda Banks of Jonesboro; nine grandchildren, Tonya Johnson, Adam Carroll, Kevin Holt, Breann Holt, Kelsey Jackson, C.J. Laire, Michael Laire, Ricky Winkles Jr. and Jeremy Winkles; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 5 to 7 this evening at Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann. A celebration of life will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home chapel with Rick Forbis officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Springs Cemetery at Harrisburg.
In compliance with COVID-19 restrictions, social distancing and face masks will be required.
Pallbearers will be Robert Holt, Ronnie Holt, Ricky Winkles Jr., Michael Laire, Adam Carroll, Timmy Collins and C. J. Laire.
Honorary pallbearers will include Earl Ray Hamby, Terry Hamby, David Hamby and Charles Laire.
Online registry: www.thompsonfuneralhome.net