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Joyce Hess Goes Home

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From The Singing News

Joyce Hess (age 69) wife of Jake Hess died Saturday morning September 23, 2000. Joyce had been fighting cancer for several months. Visitation will be tonight September 25, 2000, 6-8PM at McMullins Funeral Home Columbus, GA. 

Funeral services will be Tuesday September 26, 2000 at 2:00pm at the Wynnbrook Baptist Church, Columbus, GA. Jake and Joyce's son Chris is youth minister at Wynnbrook and this has been their home church since they moved to Columbus. 

Jake and Joyce had been married for 47 years. They would have celebrated their 48th wedding anniversary on October 5, 2000. Joyce is survived by her husband Jake, two sons Jake Jr., and Chris a daughter Becky, and nine grandchildren.