Joyce Stewart Tallent


Joyce Stewart Tallent, 78, born in Bay Minette and a resident of Stockton, died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 at Thomas Hospital.

She worked in the accounting department (retired) at SouthTrust Bank.

She is survived by her husband, William E. “Bill” Tallent of Stockton; her children, Tommy Hammond of Stockton, Bonnie Hammond Hall of Stockton, Timothy Dale (Patricia A.) Powell of Orange Beach, Donnie (Pam) Powell of Perdido, Johnny Powell of Stockton and Amy Tallent of Spanish Fort; two brothers, Donald Stewart of Rabun and Roy Stewart of Stockton; one sister, Marie Bowen of Stockton; eight grandchildren, Joey Hayles, Jerry Hayles, Jennifer Hayles, Dusty Hammond, Joy Mateikat, Jessica Jones, Caleb Powell and Shanna Singleton; and eight great-grandchildren, Aidan Hayles, Brynn Hayles, Ella Hayles, Victoria Hayles, Wesley Hayles, Jackson Huber, Colton Jones and Brendan Jones.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Timothy Dale Powell II.

The funeral services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at 10 a.m., at New Providence Baptist Church, with the Rev. Henry Wilson officiating. Burial will follow at Stockton Memorial Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, from 5 p.m. until the 10 a.m. service the next day at New Providence Baptist Church.

Funeral arrangements by Norris Funeral Home, Bay Minette.

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