OBITUARY: Joyce Faye Stroud Head


Joyce Faye Stroud Head, age 85, of Adams, died Monday, January 30, 2023, at Oak Pointe Assisted Living in Adams.

Mrs. Head was born on February 6, 1937, to the late Mitchel and Johnnie LaVerne Edwards Stroud.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband; Billy Mac Head, her son; Garry Mac Head, and her brother; Ed Stroud.

Mrs. Head was a member of the Adams United Methodist Church where she was a member of the United Methodist Women. She was a member of the Eastern Star. She loved spending time and reading to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Head loved cooking, flowers, reading to children in the Adams Community, and was a member of a special group of ladies from her high school days at Jo Byrns known as the “Fab 5”. She worked for many years at Bell School, and when she retired, she was a mail processing clerk for the United States Postal Service.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law; Cindy and Billy Vogle of Adams, her sister-in-law; Annette Gower Stroud of Springfield, her grandchildren; Jill (Dustin) York of Clarksville, Will Vogle of Adams, Matt (Megan) Vogle of Adams, and her great-grandchildren; Carter York, Kinley York, Johnnie Vogle, Annie Vogle, Carter Ryan Vogle, and Charlie Vogle.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, February 3, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Bro. Ed Baumgarten officiating. Burial will follow in Bellwood Cemetery with Will Vogle, Matt Vogle, Dustin York, Jacob Head, Scotty Cavender, Mark Bourne, Don Head, and Jeff Ayers serving as pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearers will be Jimmy Fletcher, Ronnie Strange, and Bobby Dean Bagby. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and again on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service at 1:00 p.m.

If so desired the family request that memorial contributions be made to the Jo Byrns Elementary School Library. All donations may be sent in c/o the Robertson County Funeral Home.

Robertson County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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