, Muskogee, OK


August 27, 2013

Joyce Ann Weir


Joyce Ann Weir of Muskogee was born June 14, 1943 in Greer, S.C. to Bulah Mae (Eddowes) and Cecil Hamby. She was called home to join her Lord and Savior Sunday, August 25, 2013.

Joyce was raised and educated in Muskogee. She worked for 15 years at Corning Glass and after at Waterloo. She enjoyed spending time with family (especially her grandchildren), fishing with her husband, bowling, going out with her friends, building & working on computers, and working in her rose beds. Joyce was a very caring, loving, and strong woman. Her friends and family always knew they could lean on her in times of need.

Those left to cherish her memory are her loving husband of 28 years, James Weir of the home; her daughter, Darlene Carnahan and husband Rick of McAlester, daughter, Darla Bennett of Muskogee; four grandchildren, Trey, Clint, Sayre, Seth; one great-grandchild, Ricky; sister, Marie Berry and husband, Darrell of Ft. Gibson; brother-in-law, Earl Weir and wife Carol; sister-in-law, Wanda Chambers; and brother-in-law, Richard Weir.

She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers-in-law, David Weir, Royce Chambers; and sister-in-law, Frankie Weir.

Funeral services celebrating Joyce’s life will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gene Bebee officiating. Interment will be 12:00 p.m. at Fort Gibson National Cemetery with Kevin Haws, Thomas Carver, Daniel Weir, James Haws, Xachery Carver, and Trey Carnahan serving as pallbearers.

Funeral services are under the direction of Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, 1830 North York Street, Muskogee, Oklahoma. Condolences may be made to the family online at

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