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Joy (Griffin) Daniels

February 22, 1945 — December 17, 2022

Saulsbury, Tennessee

Joy Griffin Daniels, age 77, resident of Saulsbury, Tennessee, departed this life Saturday, December 17, 2022 at her home.

Joy was born February 22, 1945 in Memphis, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Leon L. Griffin and Louise Sanderlin Griffin. She graduated from Bolton High School in Arlington, Tennessee and attended the University of Tennessee at Martin. Joy obtained her real estate license and was a food broker for Kraft Foods before her retirement. She was a lifelong Baptist and enjoyed country music, farming, rodeos, horses and her cats, Jake and Minnie.

Ms. Daniels is survived by her son, Homer Daniels III; two sisters, Norris Ann Harrison (Mitch) and Tammy Griffin; two nieces, Patricia Boone (Jim) and Christy Leard; two nephews, Marshall Wheeler and Bubba Cotton; four great nieces and nephews, and two great-great nieces or nephews on the way.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Sandra Griffin Cotton.

Funeral Services for Ms. Daniels were held at 1 P.M. Wednesday, December 21, 2022 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery Chapel in Brunswick, Tennessee with Mike Choate officiating. Interment followed in Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Those honored to serve as pallbearers were Jon Meyer, Bubba Cotton, Bryan Shenault, Mitch Harrison, Homer Daniels and Randy Yarbro. Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Moore and Marshall Wheeler.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, December 20, 2022

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Peebles West Funeral Chapel at Oakland

10670 U.S. 64, Somerville, TN 38068

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Pleasant Hill Cemetery Chapel

4762 Brunswick Road, Arlington, TN 38002

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