Joyce Marie Walton Briant
Funeral Date: 9/13/2014

Joyce Marie Walton Briant, age 70, of New Edinburg, AR died Tuesday September 9, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. Born November 11, 1943 in Richmond, CA a daughter of the late Leroy Walton and Katherine Janoushek Walton she was retired from Masonite Corporation and member Macedonia Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors are her husband Gene O. Briant whom she married December 17, 1960. 3 sons Troy Briant and spouse Debbie, Roy Briant and spouse Cindy all of New Edinburg, Coy Briant and spouse Cheryl, Collierville, TN. 4 sisters Ina Schwartz, San Pablo, CA, Charlene Foster, Vilonia, AR, Beverly Baldinger, Valley Springs, CA, Elizabeth Jenks, Post Falls, ID. 7 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild. Also preceding her in death was a daughter Janelle Marie Briant and a grandchild Amanda Briant. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Saturday September 13, at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Billy Wilson officiating. Linda Barrett was organit and Gina Hemphill sang. Burial was in Moseley Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Bill Perry, Tommy Green, Trent Saunders, Chad Sanders, Ricky Sanders and Randy Sanders.



Name: Tina Battles

Name: Catreninia York

Name: Randy and Suzanne Wagnon
Message: We are so sorry. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Kenny & Tammy Hensley

Name: Mae wagnon march
Message: joyce was a dear and sweet person. she will be greatly missed. my thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Name: Philip& Linda Cathey
Message: Mrs. Joyce was a wonderful person. God has called another angel home.

Name: Dean & Vicki Bowen
Message: Thoughts & prayers for the family

Name: Mary Richesin
Message: Ms. Joyce was such a beautiful and selfless person. Family was her focus and making those around her feel like family made her a joy to be near

Name: Kathy Hall
Message: Dear family, I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you all. She was a sweet lady and will be greatly missed.

Name: Lea Ann Forrest

Name: James Boney
Message: My prayers are with you.

Name: Donna Craig McDougald
Message: Mr. Gene, Troy and Debbie, so sorry about your sorrow. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Mrs. Joyce was a very nice lady thay loved her family a lot.

Name: Gary and Sandra Langford
Message: So sorry to hear about Ms. Joyce passing away. She was a sweet and caring person that will be missed very much. Mr. Gene and family will be in our prayers.

Name: Glen and Pam Brown

Name: Shirley Gebhart
Message: My dearest friend, we grew up together,lived across the street from each other, went to school together and shared so many things. We've been best of friends for many years, but I still wanted so many more phone calls and visits. I thank God for our last two conversations and the many emotions we shared. I will keep them in my heart, as well as you. You've earned your place with God. We know lots of folks there and I'm sure they welcomed you with open arms. Give them a hug for me too. I'm going to miss you. I love you! Your friend Shirley Gene and family, may God comfort you all in your time of sorrow.

Name: Karen and Fred Burkardt
Message: I didn't know Joyce very well but Coy, Cheryl, Nate, Melissa and Jared are cherished friends. So sorry for your loss. Love and prayers.

Name: Andy & Terrie Briant
Message: Gene, Troy, Roy, "Cocoa" & Families. Sincerest sympathy and condolences to you guys. We loved Joyce very much and she will be sorely missed by many but earth's loss is Heaven's gain. May God bless and comfortable you all at this sad and difficult time.

Name: Paula Lewis

Name: James Wright
Message: I was so shocked when I read this on Saturday morning about 11am! I am so sorry that I missed the opportunity to pay my final respect to such a wonderful Lady. Mr Gene please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you with His peace.

Name: Mary Brown
Message: So sorry for your loss Joyce was a sweet dear friend .I hadn't seen in a a long time but she always had a smile

Name: Betty Carol Lane
Message: So Sorry for your loss. Remembering all of you in my prayers.

Name: Jan and Family
Message: Gene and Family, you are much in our thoughts and prayers in this time of loss and sorrow.