In Memory

Joyce Marie Dunnagin

Joyce Marie Dunnagin


GASTONIA - Joyce Marie Dunagin passed away Sept. 3, 2012, at Gaston Memorial Hospital.

She was born Sept. 22, 1939, in Burlington, daughter of the late Brice R. Dunagin and Annie Holland Dunagin.

Joyce was a graduate of Frank L. Ashley High School and UNC-Greensboro. She earned a Master's Degree in Education from Appalachian State Uni-versity. She retired from Gaston County Schools after 25 years of teaching. Joyce was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Gastonia.

Joyce was greatly devoted to her parents. She will be remembered by her friends for her caring nature, sharp wit and outspoken manner.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Friday in the chapel at First Presbyterian Church in Gastonia with Dr. John L. Frye Jr. and Pastor John Stanley officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 1621 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, North Carolina 28054.

Condolences may be sent online to

McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is in charge of arrangements.

Published in Gaston Gazette on September 6, 2012