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Obituary for Joyce Martin Meade

Eloice Joyce Martin Meade, 80, of Fallston, passed away on Thursday, January 5, 2023 at Hospice at Wendover, Shelby.

Born in Cleveland County on December 11, 1942, she was a daughter of the late Grier L. Martin and Eloice Royster Martin. She was retired form Cleveland Community College as the head of the business department and was a member of Fallston Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by two brothers-in-law, Ray Warlick, Sr and Joe Spangler.

She is survived by her husband of fifty-seven years, Dwight Meade; son, Kale Meade and wife Pam of Fallston; brother, Dub Martin and wife Sue of Fallston; two sisters, Marilyn Warlick of Belwood and Joreka Spangler of Fallston and three grandchildren, Josh Meade, Sarah Meade, and Bethany Meade all of Fallston.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, January 8, 2023, from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, in the Fallston Baptist Church Life Center.

The funeral service will be held on Sunday, January 8, 2023 at 3:00 PM at Fallston Baptist Church with the Dr. Wade Dellinger officiating.

The burial will follow the service in the Rose Hill Memorial Park.

Memorial may be made to Fallston Baptist Church, PO Box 116, Fallston, NC 28042.

A guest register is available at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston, NC.