Joyce J. (Taylor) Walker

Longtime Pawhuska resident Joyce J. (Taylor) Walker, 60, died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, in Pawhuska.

Graveside services were held Monday in the A.J. Powell Memorial Cemetery, Hominy with the Rev. David Downing officiating. Interment followed under the direction of McCartney’s Johnson Funeral Home.

Survivors include her husband, Harold Duane Walker of the home; daughters, Crystal Ward of Stillwater, Michelle McBride of Yukon, Ronda Toles of Oklahoma City, Tisha Walker of Branson, Mo.; son, Dennis Walker of Wynona; siblings, Carl Taylor, Roy Taylor, Roger Taylor, Florene Taylor Yates, Treva Taylor Martin and Caroline Taylor Offutt; 13 grandchildren, and numerous other family and friends.

Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, Curt and Macy Taylor.She was born Feb. 21, 1953 in Wynona, to James Curtis and Macy I. (Bruce) Taylor. On March 20, 2009, she married Harold Duane Walker in Eureka Springs, Ark. A loving wife, mother and sister, Joyce enjoyed cooking and reading, as well as spending time on her computer. She really loved her new Camaro.