Joyce Dale Porter, age 74 of Blodgett, Texas, passed away on December 5, 2021 in Mt. Pleasant, Texas.
Joyce was born on June 21, 1947 Mt. Pleasant, Texas to Joe and Hazel Thompson. She has been a resident of Blodgett, Texas since she married the love of her life Jerry Porter. They raised their family and worked on their dairy farm for many years. Joyce became an LVN, but decided working on their dairy farm was her true calling. She was a member of the Blodgett Church of Christ.
Joyce was survived by her son; John Porter and wife Shana;, Daughters Carla Hines and husband Heath, Carol Vandiver and husband Jeff. She was a proud Granny to 5 grandchildren; Kaili Duck and husband Cody, Jessi Buck and husband Zach, Blake Porter and wife Tambree, Lakin Porter and Casey Vandiver. Her great-granddaughter Emma Kate Porter was her pride and joy. She was also survived by her brother, Jimmy Thompson; Sister Kelly Scott and husband David, and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends whom she loved as her own children.
Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Hazel Thompson, sister, Connie Webb, and her husband, Jerry Porter.
A visitation will be held for Joyce on Sunday, December, 12, 2021 at Blodgett Church of Christ from 1:00 – 2:00 P.M, with a family led Memorial Service following at 2:00 P.M.