Joyce Queen Brown, age 70 of Paducah died Friday, March 8, 2019 at Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Center in Paducah. She was born the daughter of Newman Queen and the late Mary Pack Queen. She was a member of Oak Ridge Baptist Church in Interlachen, Florida.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at Keeling & Goodman Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery in Paducah. Visitation will be 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 12, 2019 and Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at the funeral home. Keeling & Goodman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
In addition to her father: Newman Queen of Wayne, West Virginia, she is survived by her husband: Jerry Brown of Paducah; her son: Harland C. Lester of Tilene, Kentucky; her step-sons: Jerry Brown, Jr of Tennessee and Walter Brown of Lemont, Illinois; her step-daughter: Joy Brown of Tennessee; her brothers: Cletis Queen (Georgia) of Wayne, West Virginia, Newman Queen, Jr. (Kathern) of Ranger, Georgia, and Cullie Queen of Lavelette, West Virginia; her sisters: Evelyn Adkins (Neil) of Wayne, West Virginia, and Teresa Queen also of Wayne, West Virginia; her granddaughter: Nikki Lester of Florida; and her twelve step-grandchildren.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her step-daughter: Julia Lawson; and her brother: Doliver W. Queen