Gayle Johncox
September 18, 1947  -  March 10, 2019

Gayle Johncox

Funeral Service
Chapel of Hope Funeral Home
3321 North Dal Paso Street
Hobbs, NM  88240
Thursday, March 14, 2019
2:00 pm
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Amazing Grace Pet Rescue
4008 N. Grimes #55
Hobbs, NM  88241

Judith Gayle Johncox, 71, of Hobbs, died Sunday, March 10, 2019.

She was born to the late Walter and Margie Speck, on September 18, 1947. Gayle worked in the community for many years, she enjoyed working with people the most and serving others. She took an early retirement to travel with not only her first mate but her soul mate and husband Jesse Johncox. They set off on sail aboard the SEAGAYLE to travel the inter coastal water ways with many adventures and great stories to tell.

Gayle was a best friend and mentor to so many. Gayle had two daughters; Paula Long and Judith and her husband Jerry Bo Williams, step-children; Julie & Paul Siglinger, Susan & Doug Rogers, Daniel & Becky Johncox, grandchildren; Austin & Emily Goodwin, Jake Williams, Alexander James Mitchel, Breana Gayle Mitchel, Meagan & Dusty Wilson, Kristina & Ryan Williams, Katey & Bobby Whiteside, Abby & Tyler Manawes, and Jack Johncox , great-grandchildren; Hazel & Anson Wilson, Sawyer Williams, Palmer Whiteside, Payiton Goodwin, and one Baby on the way. She had lots of nieces and nephews in Michigan!

If you would like, feel free to donate to Amazing Grace Pet Rescue on Facebook. Gayle loved animals and had a heart to save them all.


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  1. Mary Scott
    Howell, MI

    Headed and family, Gayle was a princess warrior and is now with Jesus. Safe, healed and living eternally with Him. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Let His continue to be your strength, hope and comfort.

  2. Diane Moore
    Luzerne, MI

    I feel so fortunate to have had a conversation with Gayle a week before her passing. My regret was never meeting in person. Gayle I’m so happy you are no longer dealing with your pain and discomfort. I will meet you someday I have faith. We will watch over Jesse because he’s like part of our family. RIP beautiful women.

  3. Scott and Laura Johncox
    Warren, MI

    It’s been an honor and a blessing knowing Gayle..we will see her again in heaven. Much Love Scott and Laura

  4. Lynn Bennett Steele
    Hobbs, NM

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Praying for comfort for you all.

  5. Beinda Rowland
    Hobbs, NM

    Prayers for all. Gayle will be missed and what a true blessing to have had her touch my life.

  6. Brittany lemalu
    Plano, TX

    I am sorry for loss. Prayers for peace and comfort for you and your family.

  7. Craig and Sharon Williams
    Aztec, NM

    Much love and prayers to your family.

    My our Lord wrap his loving arms around you all.

  8. Kim Herrington Williams
    Denver City, TX

    Peace, Love, and Prayers my sweet friend!!

  9. Mike and Lou Jean Clampitt
    Hobbs, NM

    We are so very sorry for your loss. May the peace of God shower you with love.

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