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Obituaries

August 13, 2013

Joy Lou Moore Lamb

Feb. 1, 1932 — Aug. 12, 2013

DUNCAN —

Joy Lou Moore Lamb, 81, lifelong resident of the Duncan area, passed away on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, in Duncan.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at New Hope Baptist Church West with the Rev. Randy Southerland officiating. Burial will follow at Duncan Cemetery under direction of the Don Grantham Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Joy was born Feb. 1, 1932, outside of Duncan, to Irving L. and Cecil Scott Moore. She was a graduate of Duncan High School and attended Business College in Oklahoma City. Joy married Bobby Harold “Bob” Lamb on July 14, 1951, in Duncan, and he preceded her in death on July 5, 2008.
Joy worked alongside her husband in the early years at Lamb’s Aero Clinic at the Duncan Airport and later at their insurance agency. She was an active member of New Hope Baptist Church West and enjoyed the fellowship with her church family.
Joy is survived by four children: Ronnie Lamb and wife Virginia of Wichita Falls, Texas, Debra Funderburg and husband Gus of Dumfries, Va., Sherri Mullen and husband Joe of Oklahoma City, and Nancy Mullen and husband Chuck of Duncan; two sisters: Norma Jenkins and husband Charlie, and Judy Nickell and husband Bueford, and a sister-in-law, Maida Moore, all of Duncan; nine grandchildren: Jason Whetstone, Valerie Lee, Richard Funderburg, Christopher Funderburg, Jeffrey Funderburg, Jessica Cook, Eric Mullen, Lindsey Mullen and Jared Mullen; 19 great-grandchildren; and a host of other family and close friends.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, and a brother, Ronald L. Moore.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons and great-grandsons: Jason Whetstone, Eric Mullen, Jared Mullen, Richard Funderburg, Colby Whetstone, Chase Whetstone and Gage Kern. Honorary bearers are Rex Moore, Christopher Funderburg and Jeffrey Funderburg.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.granthamfuneralhomes.com.

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