W. Joyce Stinson, 74, of Carmi


W. Joyce Stinson, 74, of Carmi, Illinois, died Wednesday, March 27, 2024, at her home. She was born July 1, 1949, in Maunie, Illinois, the daughter of Harley and Mable (Webb) James. She was married to Guy Dale Stinson, and he survives.

Joyce was a homemaker and a member of the New Beginnings Church of God in Carmi.

Survivors include her husband, Guy Dale Stinson; sons Jason Stinson, Joshua Nash; daughters Candace Guinn, Sherry Stinson; brothers Harold James, Dink James; sisters Jane Shelow, Joann Bryant, Lora Sullivan; grandchildren Danton Guinn, Rachael Guinn, Dalton Guinn, River Stinson, Isiah Nash; and three great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; brother Wendell McDaniel; and sister Janice Rose.

In keeping with Joyce’s wishes, her remains were cremated with no services.

Cook Funeral Chapel in Carmi, Illinois, is assisting the family.