Joyce Lou Baldridge, 67, died Oct. 29, 2006, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Mo.
She was born on April 9, 1929, in Noel, Mo., the daughter of the late Charles and Ada Collier Forney.
She was united in marriage to Edward Baldridge on June 29, 1957. He preceded her in death Dec. 18, 1995.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Cynthia Baldridge of Hardy; two daughters and sons-in-law, Julia and Keith Mincemoyer of Hardy, and Barbara and Scott Wall of Maumelle; three grandchildren, Adam and Matt Baldridge and Lauren Wall; two sisters, Bernice Ivey of Cave City and Bonnie McCradic of Mammoth Spring; two sisters-in-law, Loretta Carter of West Plains, Mo., and Margaret Forney of Warrenton, Mo.; and many other family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Baldridge; her brother, Jack Forney; and her parents, Charles F. and Ada L. (Collier) Forney.
A celebration of her life was held Nov. 1 at the Union Hill Community Church in Mammoth Spring.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Union Hill Community Church, 69 Fire Tower Road, Hardy, AR 72542. Arrangements were under the direction of Higginbotham Funeral Service of Hardy.