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Joyce Dean Thompson, age 70, of Hartsville, passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018 at her home.

She was preceded in death by: husband, J.B. Thompson; father, Walter Haley Lankford; mother, Ruth Dean Carter; two brothers, Joe & Willie Carter; sister, Jelayne Rolin.

Survivors are: son, Phillip (Casey) Thompson of Lebanon; daughter, Jennifer (companion, Ronnie McWhirter) Thompson of Hartsville; two grandchildren, Ashley (Austin) Ruffin & Justin Thompson; four brothers, Chuck (Tammy) Carter of Bethpage, Jeff Carter of Bethpage, Cecil Carter of Bethpage, Bill (Brenda) Carter of Lafayette; four sisters, Debbie (Steve) Woodard of Hartsville, Teresa (Randy) Blair of Hartsville, Kattie (Ronnie) Scruggs of Lafayette, Brenda (Butch) Jones of Lafayette.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018 officiated by Bro. Michael Nesbitt and Bro. Brent Hall.

Active pallbearers were: Chuck Carter, Butch Jones, Steven Rolin, Clayton Woodard, Trevor Fuqua and Richard Scott.

Interment was in Dixon Springs Cemetery.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd. E, Hartsville, TN 37074, 615-374-2280, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.