Joyce Smith – Obituary


Joyce Faye Raybon Smith 60 of Raleigh passed away Thursday December 31, 2020 following a short illness.  She was born August 11, 1960 in Wake County to the late John Elmo and Mary Doris Denton Raybon.  Joyce was a member of Caraleigh Baptist Church, and enjoyed crafts, going to the beach, shopping, and being with her family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Donnie Raybon.

Those left to cherish her memory include her husband Jacob L. Nealen, Jr. of Willow Springs, her son Glenn Raybon and wife Susan of Willow Springs, her daughter Amanda Nealen of Willow Springs, and a granddaughter Samantha Raybon.

A Graveside service will be conducted at 2:00 PM Sunday January 3, 2021 at Beulah Christian Baptist Church Cemetery, located at 8225 Mitchell Mill Rd. Zebulon, NC 27597.

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