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Joyce Marie Ray Brasfield March 26, 1933 - January 27, 2020

Tisdale-Lann Memorial

Joyce Marie Ray Brasfield died January 27, 2020, in Florence, AL, at Glenwood Center. She was born March 26, 1933, in Aberdeen, MS, to Mildred Morgan Ray and John M. Ray, the third of four daughters. Joyce was a lifelong member of First United Methodist Church in Aberdeen, until her health declined in 2013. Joyce married Thomas Dane Brasfield on January 30, 1959. Their 61st anniversary would have been in three days.

Joyce and Dane have one daughter, Jane Marie. Joyce is survived by her husband Dane of Aberdeen and Florence, AL, daughter Jane Tinkham, son-in law Doug Tinkham, granddaughter Cori Tinkham, grandson Owen Tinkham (all of Muscle Shoals, AL), sister Johnnie R. Rogers of Aberdeen, brother-in-law Clarence R. Brown of Aberdeen, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Ruth R. Brown of Aberdeen, and Doris R. McCallum of Texas.

Aberdeen, MS Florence, AL

  • Visitation will be Saturday, February 1st at 1:00 pm at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen, MS.
  • Service will be at 2:00 pm. after the visitation.
  • Burial will be in Oddfellows Rest Cemetery.


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    Forrest Logan says

    May she rest in eternal peace.

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    Lonnie Oliver says

    So sorry for your loss Prayers for your family.

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    Willie and Betty Wells says

    Dane we are sorry for your loss. We will be praying for you and the family.

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