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James L. "Jim" Joyce, Sr.

November 9, 1940 ~ December 27, 2023 (age 83) 83 Years Old

James Joyce, Sr. Obituary

James L. “Jim” Joyce, Sr., 83 of Hanover, WV departed this life Wednesday, December 27, 2023 from his residence.  Born on November 9, 1940 at Welch, WV, he was the son of the late Tom and Ida (Horn) Joyce.

In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his best friend, Annie, his Beagle.

Jim was a retired Coal Miner and President of Wipmac Coal Corp.  He was a member of the Claypool United Methodist Church.  He enjoyed hunting, and spending time with his family and friends, especially his grandchildren.

Those left to love and cherish his memory and to mourn his loss are his wife: Pamela A. (Lambert) Joyce of Hanover, WV; his son: David A. (Hannah) Joyce; grandchildren that he truly loved and enjoyed: Seth David Joyce, Daniel Layne Joyce, and Ethan Phoenix Joyce; estranged son: James L. Joyce, Jr., and grandchildren; mother-in-law: Phyllis A. Lambert; brother: Thomas (Mercedes) Joyce; nieces: Jamie Watson and Jackie Rhodes; best lady friends: Tiny Cline and Marcie Adams; his accountant: Skip and Jonnean Looney; special cousin: Roy and Carla Horne; other friends: Coby and Lavaunda Toler, Joan and Vaughn Queen, Vera and Russell Lester, Butch and Rita Flint, Clark Kennedy, Jerry and Sheila Evans, Linus and Brenda Davis; the men and women at Joyce Custom Cars; his new dog "Randy".  The family gives special thanks to Dignity Hospice, Dr. Rachel Kon, and Dr. John Weston of Family Healthcare.

Friends may gather with the family Saturday, December 30, 2023 from 12:00 till 1:00 pm in the chapel at Mounts Funeral Home where funeral services will commence at 1:00 pm with Rev. Arville Cline officiating.

He may be gone from our sight, but never from our hearts.

To honor his request, he will be cremated following services.

The family is being served by Mounts Funeral Home, Gilbert, WV.

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December 30, 2023

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Mounts Funeral Home Chapel
Mounts Funeral Home, 253 4th Av.
Gilbert, WV 25621

Funeral Service
December 30, 2023

1:00 PM
Mounts Funeral Home Chapel
Mounts Funeral Home, 253 4th Av.
Gilbert, WV 25621


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