Linda "Joyce" Seley, age 58, a lifelong resident of Ponce de Leon, Florida passed away Friday, June 29, 2018 at her residence. She was born to John James and Mavis Lorine Roberts on September 11, 1959 in Crestview, Florida.
Joyce enjoyed going to church and spending time with family and friends. She loved going fishing with her husband Elige, even though she didn’t eat the fish, the time spent with him, doing what made him happy, was precious to her.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Elige Seley; parents, John James and Mavis Lorine Roberts; two brothers, Billy Ray and Max Roberts.
Joyce is survived by two sisters, Elisa Gail Deming and husband Mike of Alford Florida, and Sheila Lewis and husband Rodger of Panama City, Florida; five brothers, Lonnie Wayne Roberts and wife, Margo of Mossy Head, Florida, Johnny Mack Roberts of DeFuniak Springs, Florida, Clay Neal Roberts and wife Charlene of DeFuniak Springs, Florida, Rex Roberts and wife Fran of Crestview, Florida, and Gene Roberts of Mossy Head, Florida. Having no children, she always loved and thought of April Byrd and Haley Curry as her own daughters. Joyce is also survived by many nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly.
Those ask to serve as pallbearers: John Roberts, Mike Deming, Dewy Roberts, Marshall Roberts, Johnny Roberts, and Travis Byrd.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 3, 2018 in the chapel of Davis-Watkins Funeral Home, 1474 Highway 83 North, DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32433, beginning at 11 a.m. with Chaplain Ernie Grey officiating. A time of visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Flowers are being accepted.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.daviswatkins.com
Arrangements and services are under the direction of Davis-Watkins Funeral Home.