Frank “Mitch” Mitchell Joyner, 74, of Wilson passed away Thursday. His memorial service will be conducted 3 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Major Jim McGee and the Rev. Dr. DeWayne Eakes will officiate. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 4, 2015 in Hollywood Cemetery, Middlesex.
The family will receive friends 1:30 – 2:45 p.m. Sunday afternoon prior to the service at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.
Mitch was a loving brother and friend to all that knew him. He was a faithful member of the Salvation Army. Mitch loved flowers, music and all pets, especially dogs. He will be greatly missed.
Mitch is survived by his siblings, Dr. Gordon Joyner of Wilson, Gerri Joyner Lamm and husband, Charles of Broadway, Eddie “Buster” Joyner and wife, Sandra of Lucama, and Valerie Joyner Diamond and husband, William of Littleton, and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eddie Frank Joyner and Virginia Bashaba Strickland Joyner, and his brother, Garland Ray Joyner.
Flowers are welcome or memorials in Mitch’s honor may be made to the Salvation Army, PO Box 96, Wilson, NC 27894 or For the Love of Dogs, 5146 Quaker Road, Wilson, NC 27893.
Condolences may be directed to www.joyners.net