Services for Beatrice Joyner were held Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at 2 p.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Malcolm Lewis and the Rev. Mike Truhett officiating.

Burial followed in Antioch Cemetery in Neshoba County. McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Joyner, 91, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at her residence.

She was born in Meridian and made her home in the House Community of Neshoba County most of her life. Mrs. Joyner was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband of 75 years, Odell Joyner of House; daughter, Jeane Killen of House; grandchildren, Dell Sessums of House and Leisa Sessums of Union; daughter-in-law, Barbara Joyner of Aurora, Colo.; sisters-in-law, Flora Joyner of House and Lucille Adams of Riverside, Calif. and a host of nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Joyner was preceded in death by a son, Robert Joyner, Jr., several sisters and brothers and one nephew, Jimmy Elledge.

Pallbearers were Tommy Joyner, Edwin Walters, Junior Smith, Joseph Malone, Alex Chappell, Keith Page, Ronnie Joyner and Brandon Stubblefield.