Joyce Burns Merritt 84, of Louisa, passed away on Monday, February 03, 2020 in Charlottesville, VA
Joyce was preceded in death by her father and mother Jessie C. and Mary Bosman; husband Earl R. Merritt Sr.; one son Edward Leyh.
Joyce attended the Louisa Baptist Church, and was a foster grandparent. She loved fishing, going to yard sales, and flea markets.
Joyce is survived by her children Danny Merritt (Becky), David Merritt (Donna), Terry Foster (Walter), Johnny Leyh (Eric), Carol Ritchie (Duane), Sparky Merritt (Melissa), Waddy Merritt (Alisha), Tony Merritt (Victoria), Kimberly Timberlake (Raymond); twenty-nine grandchildren; twenty-nine great-grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 05, 2020 form 6-8 PM at Woodward Funeral Home with a funeral service on Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 11:00 AM interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery.
A reception will follow at Callie Opie’s Orchard Restaurant 4533 Zachary Taylor Hwy, Mineral, VA 23117