Thelma Joyce Carey

Thelma Joyce Carey

Thelma Joyce Carey, 81, of Halton City, Texas, passed away Monday, June 16, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. She was born Dec. 6, 1932 in Oglesby, Texas to Ben and Martha (Ferral) Henager.

She was a wife, mother, grandmother and a homemaker. She was a member of the Harvest Time Tabernacle in Fort Smith. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, fishing, reading, and gardening.

She is preceded in death by a son, Jack Carey; several siblings, and her parents.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, June 20, at Roberts Memorial Chapel in Booneville with burial in Bluff View Cemetery near Magazine, under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home.

She is survived by her husband, James Alan Carey, Jr. of the home; two daughters, Martha Carter of Fort Worth, Texas and Kay Newman of Booneville; three sons, Roy Carey of Magazine, Delbert Carey of Fort Smith, and Ben Carey of California; 20 grandchildren; and 24 great grandchildren.

The pallbearers are Bill Carey, Joshua Newman, Roy Carey, Jr., Scott Carey, Chad Carey, and Gene Ham.

The family will visit with friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday evening at Roberts Funeral Home.

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