Joyce Joy


Joyce Ann Bush Huffer Joy, 80, of Hope, died Sunday, September 13, 2015, at Miller’s Merry Manor.

Before retirement she had been employed at Cummins Engine Company, The Galleria Store, Bush’s Market and was a manager of The Ribeye Steak House. She was a member of Petersville United Methodist Church.

Cremation is planned and visitation will be from 1 – 3 p.m. on Sunday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be donated to The Alhzheimer’s Association or Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.

Born March 13, 1935, in Columbus, Joyce was the daughter of George C. and Louise Barnes Bush. She loved crossword puzzles, birds and flowers. She loved to be with people and was a great support to many. She was also an avid Tony Stewart fan.

She is survived by her children, Gregory Huffer, Jeffrey Huffer, Lou Ann Nyberg and Kathy Huffer, all of Columbus and Karen (James) Misner of Decatur County; grandchildren, Benjamin Misner of Decatur County, Jessica (Nick) Kohlman, Megan Nyberg and Matthew Nyberg, all of Columbus; great-grandchildren, Cason and Cayle Misner, Caleb and Kylie Dunbar and Ethan Reinbold; and a sister, Linda Critzer of Columbus.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, William Dwayne Bush.

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