Joyce Virginia Bishop

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Joyce Virginia Bishop, 85, of Manila, the widow of Marion Bishop, died Monday, Sept. 22, 2008, at Manila Nursing Center. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Alma Welch Finley and was a lifelong Manila resident.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Marcella Joyce Bishop, a son, Marion Eugene Bishop, a brother, Wayne Finley, and a sister, Betty Williams.

Survivors include a son, Randall Bishop of Manila, two daughters, Kathy Tatum and Karan Finley and husband, John, all of Manila; a sister, Wanda Tatum of Manila; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

A graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Manila Cemetery with Rev. Joey Smithson officiating. Howard Funeral Service of Manila was in charge of arrangements. There was no visitation.

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