Joyner, Mr. Olin Byrd

Mr. Olin Byrd Joyner

Mr. Olin Byrd Joyner, 70, of Jonesboro, passed away Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011.

He is survived by his wife, Gail Joyner; sons and daughters-in-law, Butch and Joyce Joyner, of Jonesboro, Keith and Penny Joyner, of Stockbridge; daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Greg Holbert, of Ohio; and son, Michael Joyner, of Jonesboro; brothers and sisters-in-law, Dickie and Ann Joyner, Carroll and Cathy Joyner; brother, Greg Joyner; sister and brother-in-law, Kathy and Gary Morris, all of South Carolina.

He is also survived by 5 grandchildren, Katherine Barney, Kimberly Joyner, Crystal Joyner, Steven Maxwell and Ethan Joyner; 2 great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.

A Memorial service will be held on Friday, Jan. 6, at 1p.m., in the Ford-Stewart Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Floyd Carmack officiating. The family will receive friends for 1 hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Clayton County Humane Society in honor of his beloved dog, mail to: Clayton County Humane Society, P.O. Box 2116, Jonesboro, Ga., 30237, or online at Claytoncountyhumane.org.

Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc. Jonesboro/Stockbridge, ((770) 210-2700, www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com.