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Joyce M Stark

of Jacksonville, AR, 1942 - 2017

Joyce M. Stark, age 75, went to be with our Lord and Savior on August 13, 2017. She was born on March 15, 1942 in Harris, Iowa to Herbert and Lucille McClain. She loved horses, reading, and swimming. Joyce was devout in her Methodist faith.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Herbert and Lucille McClain, son, Vernon Grangaard and brother, Harvey McClain. She is survived by her children, Rae DeMarco and Judy (Jimmy) Dobbs; her six grandchildren, Stephanie, Justin, Brandy, Dustin, Gynnifer and Jimmy Jr.; her six great-grandchildren Taryn, Paige, Blake, Jed, Noah and Gracelynn. She leaves behind her brother, Dick (Loretta) McClain and a sister-in-law, Marsha McClain.
She will be missed dearly by her family, friends and her second family at Industrial Systems. We would like to give a special thanks to her caring boss Mike Roberts.
Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, Jacksonville, Arkansas. Celebration of life will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. at A Natural State Funeral Service, Jacksonville, Arkansas. An online guestbook is available at

Published August 18, 2017

A Natural State Funeral Service
2620 West Main Street , Jacksonville, AR
Phone: 501-982-3400