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Joyce Ann Lindsey (Granny), age 78

Joyce Ann Lindsey (Granny)

Devoted Mother, Granny and Great-Grandmother Granny, 78, passed away on Friday, January 12, 2024 at the Unity Health Hospital in Jacksonville, Arkansas with her family by her side.

Granny was born on June 30, 1945 in Mt. Vernon, Illinois to Ann Elizabeth Simmons. Granny loved fishing, cooking, swimming, spending time with her family and friends and playing poker.

Granny married Cletis F. Lindsey, Sr. on July 4, 1962 in Hancock, Indiana and they were blessed with four children: Tammy Carmichael, Sherry Young, Cletis Lindsey, Jr. and Danny Lindsey.

Granny was preceded in death by her Mother, Anna Elizabeth Adams, her Husband, Cletis F. Lindsey, Sr. and her sisters, Janice Eddy and Jannette Eddy.

Granny is survived by her children, Tammy (Paul) Carmichael, Sherry (Steve) Young, Cletis (Amanda) Lindsey, Jr. and Danny Lindsey; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; her beloved friend, Joe Cataldo; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Granny especially will be remembered for her love for her children. Grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Saturday January 20, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.


  • Stephy Posted January 16, 2024 6:20 PM

    I love you so much Granny

  • Mike and Sherry Molzhon Posted January 16, 2024 6:57 PM

    Sending our warmest condolences!

  • Nikki Posted January 18, 2024 3:59 PM

    Granny, I love you so much! I miss you and you will always be in my heart. Momma bug, Sissy, Uncle Jr and Uncle Danny I love each of you very much.

  • Brenda Garcia Posted January 18, 2024 7:37 PM

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Joyce aka Granny was a special lady! She loved you all so much. My heart goes out to you all. Love, hugs and prayers

  • Claudia Posted January 18, 2024 9:11 PM

    Sending love and prayers to family & friends❤️

  • DeAnna Posted January 19, 2024 1:52 PM

    So very sorry for you loss she was a very sweet lady, always had a smile and would keep me posted on how Kristen was, she will for sure be missed prayers for you all.

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