Joyce Lynn Williams, 68, of Hoopeston, IL, passed away at 7:45 A.M. Wednesday September 19, 2018 at Accolade Healthcare of Paxton Senior Living in Paxton, IL.  She was born February 1, 1950, in Danville, IL, the daughter of Roy and Cozetta (Wagner) Fix.

She is survived by one son, Shawn (Rachel) Williams of Robinsonville, MS; two sisters, Carolyn Longest and Shirley Lane; two brothers, George (Sheila) Fix and Steve (Dixie) Fix; seven grandchildren, Kristopher and Kevin Williams, Heather, Chelsea, and Jessica Joyner, and Audri and Isaiah Byler; twelve great-grandchildren; and eighteen nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Shanda Williams; one sister, Ginny Probasco and three brothers-in-law, Carl Longest, Ronnie Lane, and Leon Probasco.

Joyce had previously worked at Scranton’s, Dollar General, and the Hoopeston Bakery.  She was a member of the First Church of God in Hoopeston.  She enjoyed playing cards with her friends, shopping, and having drinks at McDonald’s with her sisters. 

A visitation will be held 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Monday September 24, 2018 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 1:00 P.M. Monday at the funeral home, with Pastor David Bowen officiating.  Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

Memorials may be made to the First Church of God 1004 E. Orange St. Hoopeston, IL 60942.

Please visit to view Joyce’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.

Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston is handling the arrangements.

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