Joyce Louise Tilley, 85, was born October 11, 1931 to Edgar and Vera Carpenter in Garvin County, OK. She passed away in Midland, TX on March 27, 2017.
She married Murl Tilley on April 27, 1953 in Ardmore, OK. Joyce had worked at the Monument post office for many years. She played golf, enjoyed quilting, crocheting and visiting her grandchildren and loved to travel.
She is survived by a son, Bruce D. Tilley and wife Tracey of Brookeland, TX; daughter, Daina L. Tilley and fiancé T. J. Greenwood of Midland, TX; three grandchildren, Terrill D. Tilley (Julie), of Bynum, TX, Shannon Bender (Tim Scott) of Harker Heights, TX and Lea Ann Buratovich (Brandon) of Falls City, TX; seven great-grandchildren, Hayle Tilley Moden (Clay) in the Air Force, Lexy Ann Tilley, Dylan Tilley, Donavin Bender, Kadence Buratovich, Brantley Buratovich and Ainslee Buratovich.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1993 and a brother John L Carpenter.