Edna Joyce McCorkle
Feb. 11, 1937-Oct. 18, 2022
Edna "Joyce" McCorkle, age 85, passed away October 18, 2022, at Providence Hospital, Everett, Washington with her husband, Bruce, by her side. Joyce was born in Atlanta, Georgia on February 11, 1937. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Bruce, sons Jeffrey and Andrew, grandchildren, Katherine, Mark, Amanda, Samantha, great-grandchildren William and Benjamin. Joyce graduated from Joseph E. Brown Community High School in June 1954. Went to work for Retail Credit Co. Moved to California in 1957 to live with her brother Rogers (Billy) and Bruce’s sister. Joyce married Bruce in July 1959 and they moved to Waverly, Iowa where Bruce was station in the USAF. Moved back to California in 1962 after discharged. Joyce was a homemaker, loved to sew and very passionate about genealogy. She spent a lifetime researching her family and assisted others. In September 2004 she retired and moved to Marysville, Washington.
By her wishes there will not be any services. Joyce’s ashes will be spread off the California, Marin coast per her request.