Joyce Sweeton passed away peacefully Saturday, February 17, 2018.
Joyce was born August 8, 1943 in Lebanon, TN, the daughter of Corine and Frank Sellars. A loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Joyce had a passion for cooking and gardening and spent many years active in the Middle Tennessee Daylily Society.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 59 years, James Sweeton, Mt. Juliet, TN, three loving children: Scott (Susan) Sweeton, Longview, TX, Penny Warren, Hendersonville, TN and Randy Sweeton, Mt. Juliet, TN, 7 grandchildren whom best know Joyce as “Nanny”: Lindsay (Cody), Brittney (Walker), Chance, Justin, Dillon, Jacob and Morgan and 2 great-grandchildren: Sawyer and Bo.
She is preceded in death by her parents; Corine and Frank Sellars, daughter; Terry Lynn, sisters; Geneva and Sue, and brothers; Jerry and Charles.
The family will receive friends on Monday, February 19th from 3:00-7:00 PM at Sellars Funeral Home. A private family burial will take place following.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Diabetes Association or the Middle Tennessee Daylily Society.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com.