Thelma Stafford Obituary
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Thelma Jean Joyner Stafford

May 30, 1933 - July 2, 2014
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Thelma Jean Joyner Stafford, 81, of Statesville, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Autumn Care of Statesville. She was born May 30, 1933, in Iredell County and was a daughter of the late Clinton and Effie Cook Joyner. She worked for many years for Belk's and was a hard worker. She enjoyed her grandchildren and was a member of Western Avenue Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Jeannie Wilson. Survivors include 3 daughters, Jewel Stafford of Flat Rock, NC, Linda Edmund and her husband, Darryl, of Myrtle Beach and Lisa Bryan and her husband, John of Mooresville; a brother, Sonny Joyner of...
Thelma Jean Joyner Stafford, 81, of Statesville, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Autumn Care of Statesville.
She was born May 30, 1933, in Iredell County and was a daughter of the late Clinton and Effie Cook Joyner. She worked for many years for Belk's and was a hard worker. She enjoyed her grandchildren and was a member of Western Avenue Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Jeannie Wilson.
Survivors include 3 daughters, Jewel Stafford of Flat Rock, NC, Linda Edmund and her husband, Darryl, of Myrtle Beach and Lisa Bryan and her husband, John of Mooresville; a brother, Sonny Joyner of Oak Island; a half-sister, Ruth Sidbury of Jacksonville, Florida; numerous grandchildren; and her dog, Sugar.
Graveside servive will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, July 7, 2014, at Iredell Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Tommy Southern officiating.
The family will speak with friends at the cemetery immediately following the service.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.bunchjohnsonfuneralhome.com.
Memorials may be given to the Downs Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte, P.O. Box 34787, Charlotte, N.C. 28234.
Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.

"My deepest sympathy for the loss of your beloved,Thelma. Sending encouragement through God's Word to your family and close friends: We want to stay awake..." Randi Studevent (Mocksville, NC)

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