Joyce Lee Price Merritte, 70, of Louisa departed this life on Thursday August 8, 2019 at her residence. She was born November 9, 1948, to the late Arsey and Gertie Price of Louisa. She was also preceded in death by seven brothers and two sisters. She joined County Line Baptist Church at an early age where she served faithfully until her health started to decline. She loved attending family gatherings, traveling, going to the beach and cruising.
Her memories will be cherished by her daughter, Jessica (Charles) Hughes of Louisa; two sons, Horace (Mary) Harris and Stephen Harris and friend Charity Lopez, both of Chesterfield; Joyce’s devoted fiance, Jeffery Jackson; four sisters, Pearl Johnson, Geraldine (Lloyd) Walker, Annette (Lonnie) Dickerson, all of Louisa, and Jane (James) Cox of Powhatan; and one brother, Curmay Price of Cartersville.
Joyce was blessed with one grandchild, Francesca Hughes, and one great grandchild, La’Nayah Whiters. Also left to cherish her memories are two sisters-in-law; one devoted aunt, Annie Porter Price of Louisa; one devoted niece, Toby Lane; one devoted nephew, Morton Price and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.