Mrs. Joyce Carolyn Stewart Henley Roberts of Simmons Road, Hartford, Alabama, formerly of Damascus Hwy, Enterprise, passed away Monday, November 5, 2012. She was 71.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, November 8, in the chapel of Sorrells Funeral Home in Geneva with Rev. Rick Hayes officiating. Burial will follow in the Goodman Baptist Church Cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home of Geneva directing. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, November 7, from 6 until 8 p.m.
Mrs. Roberts was born April 23, 1941, in Opp, Alabama to the late Joseph William and Mary Madglene Jackson Stewart. For many years she worked as a dietician at the Enterprise Nursing Home and also at Opp Nursing and Rehab. At the time of her death she was the reigning 2012 Mrs. Wiregrass Nursing Home. She was a member of Westview Baptist Church in Enterprise.
In addition to her parents her first husband and father of her children, Donald Clifton Henley, her son, Kenneth Henley, and a nephew, Travis Cosby, as well as her second husband, Hardy Roberts, all preceded her in death.
Survivors include one daughter, Rebecca Henley, Troy; four sons: Tony Clifton Henley (Jodi), Pocatello, ID, Larry Dale Henley (Mary), Junction City, OR, Stevie Lane Henley (Diane), Hartford, and Keith Hanner; two brothers: Billy Joe Stewart (Janice) and Arthur Cosby (Denise), all of Opp; 13 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, other extended family and friends.