Joyce was born to Orval and Euva Weaks on August 2, 1931 in Vigo Park, Texas. She attended school in Tulia, TX and graduated in 1948. She attended West Texas State University. In October of 1951 she welcomed her only daughter, Cindy. In January of 1972, she acquired her Favorite son in law, Dennis Wall. Her life changed again in January of 1975 when she became a Grandmother. Michelle immediately became the apple of her eye. Joyce became known as “Gan”. Two years later in February of 1977, her second granddaughter Monica was born. She was very proud of her granddaughters! In October of 1984, she married the love of her life, Frank Jones. At this time she welcomed a son and daughter in law, David and Cindy Jones. She also got 2 more granddaughters Kristi and Lori Jones, whom she loved like her own.
She was preceded in death by her parents Orval and Euva Weaks, two brothers Richard Weaks and Jerry Weaks, a sister Jo Daniel, a great granddaughter Kennedy Cross, her husband Frank Jones and daughter in law Cindy Jones.
She is survived by her daughter Cindy Wall and husband Dennis Wall, a son David Jones, granddaughters Michelle Cross and husband Wade, Monica and husband Matt, Kristi Jones, Lori Birdsinger and husband Brett, great grandchildren Colby and Blake Matzner, Connor, Finley, and Emersyn Cross, and Houston Birdsinger.
We would like to thank the people at Sisters Loving Arms where Gan, or JJ as they called her, spent her last 7 1/2 years. Meka was her first caretaker and they had a special bond! Amanda came along and has taken outstanding care of JJ. Thanks, you all for taking care of and loving JJ!
Joyce Cozzen Jones went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, September 6, 2017.