Joyce A. Hutchens, 75 of Crawfordsville, passed away Wednesday evening, April 10, 2019 in her sister’s home.
Born June 27, 1943 in Crawfordsville, she was the daughter of Ernest D. Turner and Mary Lou Jackson Altum.
She attended Crawfordsville schools. She married Thomas L. Hutchens on Sept. 5, 1959 and he passed away April 10, 2015. Mrs. Hutchens was an old-fashioned homemaker, a very dedicated wife and mother. When she and her husband, Tom, lived in Clayton, they would host neighborhood block parties that everyone loved.
Survivors include a son, Thomas Hutchens, Jr.; grandson, Shawn Hutchens; sister, Jerrine Roll; brother, Larry D. Turner; and her beloved pet Chihuahua, Baby Girl.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Ronnie Turner, sister, Susie Sentman and a granddaughter, Amber Hutchens.
A celebration of life is pending and information will be announced as it becomes available. Arrangements were entrusted to Burkhart Funeral Home.
Memorial donations may be made to the Montgomery County Animal Welfare League, 1104 Big Four Arch Road, Crawfordsville, IN 47933.
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