Ruth Ann Joy, 83, of Paden City, WV, went home to her Lord on Monday, August 11, 2014, while at the Rada’s Care near Pursley, WV.

Ruth Ann was born June 7, 1931, in Paden City, WV, daughter of the late Clarence and Hazel (Rockwell) Price.

She was a homemaker, a 1949 graduate of Magnolia High School, loved sewing, working crossword puzzles, jigsaw puzzles and reading and was a member of the Paden City Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Otis Joy (2010); son David Joy (1993); and three brothers: Ralph Price, Bill Price and Warren Price.

Surviving are her son, Kevin (Lisa) Joy of Columbus, OH; daughter Connie (Don) Chambers of Paden City, WV; seven grandchildren: Jeremy, Jenni, Micah, LynAnn, Daniel, Ben and Marc; seven great-grandchildren: David, Mathew, Walter, Olivia, Riddock, Lakin and Zoe; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends received 3-8 p.m. Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Jarvis-Williams Funeral Home in Paden City, where a service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, August 14, 2014, with nephew Brian Price officiating.

Interment to follow in Paden Memorial Gardens.

The Joy family would like say a special thank you to Ruth Ann’s caregivers, Rada, Dottie, Linda and Diane for their gentle and loving care.

Memorial contributions may be made in Ruth’s name to the Paden City Public Library, 114 S. Fourth Ave., Paden City, WV 26159.

Expression of sympathy may be made