Mrs. Joyce Marie Eames

Published 10:15 am Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Mrs. Joyce Marie Eames, age 64 formerly of Saxe, died on Sept. 28, 2017. She was the daughter of the Mrs. Ezie Elam and the late Mr. Henry A Elam. She was married to Master Chief Robert Eames, Jr., USN Retired.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Debbie Michelle Eames; father, Henry A. Elam, and brother, Larry Elam.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Eames, Jr., formerly of Charlotte Court House; son, Tony Eames (Margaret); grandchildren, Taniyah Eames, Christina Aikens and Christopher Aikens, all of San Diego, CA; mother, Ezie Elam of Saxe, VA; three sisters, Dorenthia Currin (Ronnie) of Richmond, VA, Cheryl Bacon (Michael) of Keysville, VA, and Virginia and Ronda Elam of Saxe, VA, VA; one brother, Vincent Elam (Barbara) of Chase City, VA; brother-in-law, Paul Eames of Cullen, VA; sister-in-law, Mary Carter of Macon, NC; godson, Sanjay Mani and his children, Jaslin and Sammya; goddaughter, Michelle Smith (Brian) and children, Robert and Kayla; and a host of other relatives and friends throughout the country, including her beloved dog, Bella.

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at the Anderson-Ragsdale Mortuary Memory Chapel in San Diego, CA with the interment at Miramar National Cemetery, San Diego, CA. Funeral arrangements were by Anderson-Ragsdale Mortuary, San Diego, CA. Locally announced by Jeffress Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Brookneal.