Joyce Pritchett Griffin Sutton, 86, passed away on May 9, 2020 at Dalton’s Place of Star City.

She was born June 20, 1933 in Damascus to the late William F. and Amy Ann Hughes Pritchett.

She was the retired owner of Griffin Funeral Home and Griffin’s Flowers and Gifts and a licensed Arkansas funeral director for more than 60 years. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Star City and a member of the Will Emma Sunday School Class.

Also preceding her in death was her husband Jim Sutton, a brother, John Pritchett, and a sister, Chloe Dean Branscumb.

Survivors include two sons, Grant Gillis Griffin II (Dodie) of Dumas and Keith D. Griffin (Jennifer) of Star City; one daughter, Permelia Ann Huffman (Bill) of Hardin; nine grandchildren, Grant Gillis Griffin III, Todd Wesley Griffin, Blair Griffin, Jeremy Nichols, Amy Ann Allen, Tyler Austin Griffin, Emily Paige Griffin, Jennie Michael, Ben Huffman; and fifteen great grandchildren.

A private family graveside will be held Tuesday, May 12, at Hickory Grove Cemetery with Bro. Brad Elrod officiating.

Pallbearers are Paul Moore, Barry Harper, Barry Saffold, Keith Boyd, Van Nichols, Mike McMillan, Vic Harper, and Mark Mallard.