Obituary for Wade Harmon Joyce | Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Service
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Wade Harmon Joyce

February 26, 1925 ~ February 12, 2018 (age 92)

Wade H. Joyce, 92, passed away February 12, 2018.

Funeral Services celebrating his life will be held 3:00PM Saturday February 17, 2018 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel. Interment will follow in Mt. Gur Cemetery.

 Wade was a lifelong resident of Forsyth County. He served his country during WWII with the US Army in Europe.

In addition to his parents, he also was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy Ann Dean Venable Joyce, sons Michael Dean Venable, Timothy Wade Venable, and Steven Wayne Venable, and several siblings. Wade had owned and operated Joyce Plumbing for 60 years in the Forsyth County area.

Survivors include his daughter Lisa Venable of King, and Angela Venable of Germanton; sons Rickie Venable and Paula of Winston-Salem, and Jeff Venable of Walkertown; grandchildren Kimberly Betts, Amber Berube, Timothy Cogar, Zachary Cogar, Kira Tucker, Faith Frye, Max Tuttle, Billy Andrews, Chris Venable, Amanda Venable, Kayla Venable, Michael Venable, Jeffrey Venable, Jr., Steven Venable, and Alora Devore; and numerous great-grandchildren, extended family and friends.

The family will visit with friends from 2:00PM Saturday until time for the service at the funeral home.

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