Alice (Wilson) JoinerSeptember 4, 1937 ~ August 22, 2017 (age 79)
Alice Wilson Joiner of Dawson passed away at her residence on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at Harvey Funeral Chapel with Dr. Emil Askew officiating. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Alice was born September 4, 1937 in Marshallberg, NC to the late Wesley and Sarah Wilson. Alice moved to Dawson in 1958 after she and Al married, making her home here for the past 59 years. At an early age, Alice accepted Jesus as her personal Savior and served the Lord until her health started to decline in 2012. Alice was a member of the Dawson Chapter Order of the Eastern Star and Charter member of Chickasawhatchee Baptist Church in Dawson. She was a member of the Adult Sunday School Class and the Adult Choir.
Alice was proceeded in death by her husband, Alvah Lee "Al" Joiner and a sister, Nettie Wilson Mizelle of Hampstead, NC. Survivors include her only daughter, Sheryl Ann Shepard and her husband, Jim Shepard and only grandchild, Katie Lyn Shepard, all of Dawson, a brother, Ronnie Wilson (Connie) of Marshallberg, NC and a sister, Suzanne Wilson of Beaufort, NC, along with several nephews and nieces.
Memorials may be made to Chickasawhatchee Baptist Church, 9661 US Highway 32, Dawson, GA 39842 or to Albany Community Hospice, 320 Foundation Lane, Albany, GA 31707 or to the Alzheimer's Association of Georgia, 41 Perimeter Center East, Suite 550, Atlanta, GA 30346.