Joyce M. Sheets

April 25, 2015

Joyce M. Sheets 82, of Frankfort, died at 7:35 a.m. April 25, 2015 at her home.  Born December 18, 1932 in Lebanon, TN to Jeffery Davis & Ida (Preston) Nipper. She married Melvin L. Sheets on June 22, 1957 in Plainfield, Indiana and he survives. Mrs. Sheets was a homemaker and had lived in Frankfort since 1955. She formerly attended Faith Family Ministries and was a member of the VFW Auxiliary. Joyce was an avid basketball and baseball fan.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be Tuesday, April 28, 2015 from 9-11 a.m. at Goodwin Funeral Home with the service beginning at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to the Clinton County Cancer Fund, 241 S. Broadway St., Frankfort, IN 46041.

Survived by:

Husband: Melvin L. Sheets of Frankfort, 2 Sons: Ricky R. Sheets of Frankfort, Derrick Sheets of Frankfort, Sister: Maxine Leithton of Florida and Brother: Neal Nipper of Russiaville. 6 Grandchildren

Preceded by:

a granddaughter, Erin.


Leave your Condolences

6 Condolences for “Joyce M. Sheets”

  1. Patricia Gochenour April 27, 2015 at 11:14 am

    Joyce was not only my sister-in-law but a wonderful friend. I will miss our long distance talks. Rest in peace Joyce


  2. Sally Larson April 27, 2015 at 1:32 pm

    Rick and Family, So sorry to hear about your Mom. Know that my prayers are with you. If there is anything I can do please let me know.

  3. Ken Stacy April 28, 2015 at 9:35 am

    Mel and family,
    My sincerest condolences for your loss. I enjoyed teasing you and “Gloria” throughout the years. I hope that Joyce departed this world knowing it was all in good fun. Thanks for the memories.
    Your friend,
    Ken Stacy

  4. Mick Scott & Shannon Busch April 28, 2015 at 7:46 pm

    Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. Joyce was a wonderful person and will be missed.

  5. Duane and Arlene Tatum April 29, 2015 at 12:18 pm

    Melvin and family,
    We are saddened to learn of Joyce passing. Please know that you are thought of often with fond memories. Prayers for Peace and Comfort for all.
    Duane and Arlene Tatum

  6. Chuck & Tamara Smith April 30, 2015 at 12:57 am

    So sorry to hear of your loss, Rick. Love, Tam and Chuck Smith and Grant

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