Joyce Jenkins, 75, formerly of Alton, passed away Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015, at the Crossroads Hospital in Mount Vernon.
She was born Jan. 1, 1940, in Alton, the daughter of the late Delbert W. and Bessie M. (Kirkpatrick) Jenkins.
Joyce was a former member of the 1st Baptist Church of Cottage Hills. She enjoyed spending time with her friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and three sisters, Betty Wiasson, Peggy Zimmerman and Grace Norvell.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, at the Newell Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, with Pastor Randy Steele officiating.
Burial will take place at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.
Memorials may be made to Comprehensive Connection in Mount Vernon.
Online condolences and guestbook may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.