Caldwell, Joy Ann (Dunlap)

Friday, December 21, 2012

Joy Ann Caldwell, 66, of Dunlap, TN, died Thursday, December 20, 2012 at Erlanger Medical Center. 

She was preceded in death by parents, Howard and Retha Standefer; aunt, Vernall Harding; and uncle, Mitchell Standefer. 

She is survived by husband, George Caldwell; three daughters, Linda Blizzard, AL, Veronica Thompson and Cynthia Smith, both of Dunlap; four sons, Billy Bates, Tommy Bates, and Lee Bates all of AL, and Rodney Thompson, Dunlap; 14 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; six sisters, Alberta Standefer, Betty Sharp, Gina Cribbs, all of Dunlap, Debbie Neal, Gracie Watson, AL and Patricia Wilson, NC; and several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be held Sunday, December 23 at 2 p.m. CST in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in the Cagle-Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. 

Arrangements by Standefer-Reed Funeral Home, 50 May Road, Dunlap, where the family will receive friends Saturday, December 22 from 4-9 p.m. CST.


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