Joyce Fern Allred, 77, of Lake Village, passed away on February 4, 2020.
She was born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on December 28, 1942 to the late Arthur Hill and Lola Hearnsberger Hill.
Mrs. Allred was very talented and owned an upholstery shop for more than 25 years. She was a devoted wife and loved her family. She was a faithful member of Oak Grove Baptist Church where she loved to sing and served as a teacher and mentor in Sunday school for many years. She loved her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Lynn Hill, Jerry Hill and Norman Hill.
Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Glenn Allred; a son, Allen (Pamela) Allred of Lake Village; a daughter, Celesta (Phillip) Payne of Lake Village; two brothers, Larry Hill and Wayne Hill, both of Lake Village; a sister, Jean Zeringue of Colorado; grandchildren, Jeremiah Payne, Amanda Payne, Laura Payne, Candace Allred, Dillon (Beth) Allred; great-grandchildren, Benjamin Payne, Hannah Payne, Emily Payne, Abigail Payne, and Caden Allred.
Graveside services will be held on Friday, February 7, at 10 a.m. at Oak Grove Cemetery in Lake Village with Bro. Phillip Payne officiating.