Joyce Marie McNair, 84, Shallotte, NC went to be with Jesus on October 16, 2019 after an extended illness.
She was born in Brunswick County, NC on November 17, 1934 to the late Zadie Williams and Ruth Pigott Williams. Ms. Joyce was the fourth of eight children including Lila Ruth, James Hearth, Henderson, Milton, Legwin, Charles and Emma Jane. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Carroll B. McNair, and daughter, Ruth Ann McNair Grainger.
She was a member of Coastal Church in Supply, NC and held various careers including picking oysters, waitress, and cashier at the Village Pt. Mini-Mart.
Surviving are her son Larry McNair and wife Teresa, Shallotte, NC; brother, Milton Williams and wife Annette, Ocean Isle Beach, NC; two sisters, Lila Ruth Whelley, Ocean Isle Beach, NC and Emma Jane Sengsiri of Shallotte, NC; eight grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Funeral services will be conducted from the graveside in Gurganus Cemetery on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm Monday, October 21, 2019 at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.brunswickfuneralservice.com
Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte