Joyce Williams Smith, was born on February 14, 1950, in Bethune, SC. She was the daughter of the late Lehana Kelley Williams and Ben F. Williams. On February 4, 2016, at Palmetto Health Richland, she answered the Lord’s call with a peaceful smile and entered an eternal rest.
She leaves to cherish her memories her children, Jacqueline Smith of the home, Jermaine Smith of Bishopville, SC and Keyana Peebles of the home; three grandchildren, Zahria Caine, Jermaine Smith, Jr. and De’ Avion Smith (DJ); three sisters, Janice Lee (Marvin) of Bethune, SC, Virgie Clark (Kenneth) of Camden, SC and Evelyn Peebles of New York; five brothers, Henry Williams and George Williams both of Camden, SC, Frank Williams, Jessie Williams and Stanley Williams all of Bethune, SC and host of nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted today, February 9, 2016 at 2:00 PM, at Mill Creek Baptist Church, Bethune, SC with burial in the Church Cemetery. Nelson-Haile Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements.