Joyce Britt, age 90, of Atlanta, passed away Monday, April 24, 2017. She was born in Atlanta and was a member of Eastside Baptist Church in Stockbridge, GA. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Tim and Beth Britt; a brother, Wayne Brewster; a sister, Karen Floyd and her husband, Ralph; grandchildren, Ava and Seth Stuck, Chelsea Britt, Joy Britt, Jason and Jennifer Anthony, Tracy Mask, Jessica Dascomb, Rachel Thelen, and Jake Thelen; 7 great-grandchildren and a great-great grandchild; a special niece, Lorraine Almand and her husband, Phillip; and several other nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Doyle Britt, and two children, Ted and Brenda Britt. The funeral service will be held at 2:30 PM Friday, April 28, 2017, at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel with Rev. Bob Halstead officiating. Interment will follow in Floral Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM Thursday, April 27th at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society in memory of Joyce. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.wagesandsons.com Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30046. 770-277-4550

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  1. Hassie and Brad Rehm
    APR 26, 2017 @ 12:44:24
    Dear Tim and Beth. It is never easy losing a loved one but losing your momma is the hardest thing. We will be praying for you and Beth during this time of sorrow. God bless and keep you.

  2. Tim, I’m so sorry to see this news. It’s never good when someone we love passes away but parents are really tough. I’ll be praying for you and all the family and hope you remember all the good times.

  3. Sorry for your loss and prayers go out to you and the family. She will be your angel watching over you until you meet again!

  4. So sorry for the loss of your momma I know you will miss her But always know she is watching over you and keeping you safe. she is with your Daddy, sister, and brother now.

  5. I’m so sorry to hear about Aunt Joyce. She was a great aunt and I will miss her. She always had a caring ear and great advice. She will reign in heaven with your dad, Ted and Brenda along with the rest of the family we have lost. God Bless you and yours so you may carry through and continue on.

  6. Momma Britt was a wonderful Lady. She will be missed. Tim, know Diane and I would be there if we could but we will be thinking of you on Friday. I just know my God will be holding her in the palm of His Hand until you get to see her again.

  7. Susie and I want to extend our condolences at the loss of your Mother!
    Please know that you and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time.
    May the good lord bless you and keep you safe and remember that he never gives you more than you can handle.

  8. Tim,
    My memories of your Mom are special. Every one of them includes you with you. As I write this I can see her smile and it was a great one. What I was privileged to witness was always warm and loving between you both. I could see, and feel what a wonderful relationship you had. The first time I met her was at one of your promotions and she lit up when she spoke about how proud she was of you. I thank you for sharing a delightful part of your legacy with me.
    “When you are sorrowful, look into your heart and you will see, that what you weep for now WAS ONCE YOUR DELIGHT” – Mother Teresa

  9. Tim, I meet your mother in 1976 ,in a hair salon where I was working . She came in every Thursday night after working all day . She was such a classy lady , always looked her best . Brenda & she would sometimes come together. Everyone thought they were sisters . I also remember going to your home on legion drive , she always made me feel welcome. She & I were alike when it came to cleaning house . She was so proud of you , growing up , in the ROTC. Your mother was special to me , she would share lots of stories about your dad , Ted , Brenda & of course you . You where her shining star ( most babies are ) she also loved living with you on Old Salem Rd . She loved living with her granddaughters. After that with her other grandchildren, Tracey, Jessica & Jason too !! Like most grandmothers , we love those grandchildren. I remember when you brought her to see me at my hair salon , all the way from Alabama . I think it was my last time I saw here . She was a sweet lady !! She sure didn’t want that grey to shine threw!! Only your hairdresser knows . Another sweet memory is the week before she went to be with the Lord . She called me & couldn’t remember doing it , that was God letting me know her time was near . I talk to her & I really think she knew who I was . We told each other that we loved each other before we hung up the phone .That was a very special time to me & I’ll never forget that call . Sorry I couldn’t be with you all , due to my knee replacement. , but my heart & prayers are . Love , Ann Skelton

  10. We are so very sorry for your loss. Ms. Joyce was a kind and sweet soul and we’ll miss this precious lady. Prayers and thoughts go out to the entire family.

  11. Tim -condolences on your loss. I still miss my Mom and it’s been six years but now I remember mostly the good stuff. It gets easier. Love to you and Beth. Hope to see you soon. Mom

  12. Our deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the peace that you seek. Love ya! Regina and Jeff Rodgers

  13. Tim, I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you and your family in my prayers. I know I am a bit late signing this, but please knowI have been thinking of you.

  14. Tim & Beth,
    We are so sorry for your loss. Our hearts go out to you. God Bless you both and your families during this time.

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