Joyce Ann Adams Bruner, 71, of Columbus, passed away at 2 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2017, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Joyce was born June 13, 1946, in Manchester, Kentucky, to the late Clarence Preston Adams and Mary Jane Asher Adams. She was married to Kenneth W. Bruner on March 30, 1974, and he preceded her in death on August 16, 2012.

She was a homemaker and a member of the House of Refuge Church in Indianapolis.

Joyce is survived by her six daughters, Jean (Marc) Zink of Baker, Florida, Rebecca Bennett of Hilton Head, South Carolina, Michelle Barger of Indianapolis, Lisa (Larry) Williams of Columbus, Kimberly Burton of Columbus and Wanda Bruner of Columbus. She is also survived by three brothers, Gene (Lola) Adams, Wayne (Sue) Adams and David (Sarah) Adams, all of London, Kentucky; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, her parents and two sisters, Janice Adams and Linda Wood.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with Pastor Tommy Jordan officiating. Following the service, Joyce will be laid to rest beside her husband in Garland Brook Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home.

You are invited to view her video tribute, light a virtual candle and send a message to the Bruner family via the funeral home website.