Jeffrey Allen Joy

Jeffrey Allen Joy, 42, Athens, Ohio, formerly of Newport, passed away March 12, 2013, at his residence.

Born on April 3, 1970, in Marietta, Ohio, he was a son of Maxine Sue Zimmer Joy and the late George Raymond Joy.

He was a 1988 Frontier High graduate and attended Ohio Valley College. Jeff was an employee of G.M.S. Mine Repair and was member of Newport United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Natalie Webb Joy; three children, Addison, Cameron and Jax; one sister, Pam (Brady) Binegar, Newport, Ohio; one brother, Steve (Lisa) Joy, Newport, Ohio; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.

Services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Ingram Funeral Home, St. Marys, with David Beaver officiating. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today and from 2-3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Newport Cemetery.

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