2018-02-21 / Obituaries

James Robert Joyner

Sardis, Ga.- Mr. James Robert Joyner, age 73, died Friday, February 16, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his loved ones.

He was born in Jenkins County, and was a retired truck driver for Chandler Farms, and a Baptist.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Joyner, parents, Hines and Mamie Jenkins Joyner.

Visitation was held 6-8 p.m. Saturday, February 17, 2018 at Crowe-Fields Funeral Home.

Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Sunday, February 18, 2018 at Sardis United Methodist Church with Revs. Steve Sirmons and Roy White officiating. Burial was in Sardis Baptist Cemetery.

Survivors include his four daughters, Debra Burton (Mike) of Millen, Brenda Joyner (Robert), Barbara Joyner Hooks, and Angela Leopard (Javier) of Sardis; a son, James Joyner Jr., (Tina) of Sardis; 11 grandchildren, Nicky Mallard, Jay Burton, William Joyner, Whitney Cooper, Franklin James Bragg, Christopher Lynn Bragg, Christina Oliver, D. J. Leopard, Taylor Joyner, Bailey Joyner, and Becca Joyner; and nine great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Mike Chandler, Randy Chandler, Al Smith, Danny Nelson, Chuck Milner, and Don Lambrix.

Crowe-Fields Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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