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Joyce Lynn Carter
  • Memorial donations in memory of Joyce may be made to
  • Church of Christ
    315 E. Calhoun St.
    El Campo, Texas, TX 77437
  • Donate to the American Cancer Society

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“I just found out that Ms. Joyce had passed away.She was very mloving and caring. I Loved her so much. She was always smiling and had a wonderful...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Cristal Gomez - el campo, TX

“Wonderful memories of visiting in Lamesa. So thankful we reconnected in the past few months. You raised a beautiful daughter. You fought the good...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Rhonda Jo Westbrook Bailey - NC

“Shana, We are so sad and so sorry to learn of Joyce's death. We were blessed to have had your parents as such wonderful friends and have many great...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: JANE & HLANSON COSSE - Violet, LA

Joyce Lynn Mayfield Carter, 68 of El Campo, passed away on February 4, 2014. She was born October 4, 1945 in Lamesa, Texas to Henry C. and Phelia Heald Mayfield. On July 4, 1962, Joyce married Marvin "Bud" Carter. She attended Lamesa High School and earned her GED in 1964. Joyce worked as a secretary for the El Campo Leader-News and owned her own paint company prior to moving to Louisiana. She then worked for a lumber company before retiring years ago.

Survivors include her daughters Shana Lynn Rodriguez and husband Leon Jr., Denise Hyde Spillman and husband Steve, granddaughters Erika Lynn Rodriguez, Jordyne Priesmeyer, Brittany Quinones, grandson Brian Koudela and wife Kaylee, great granddaughters Marissa Lynn Lara, Caitlynn Briana Lara, Kinsley Koudela, sister Carold Bedwell and husband Randy of Boerne, brothers Lary Mayfield and wife Nancy of Dallas, Gary Mayfield and wife Sandy of Denton, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, husband and daughter Sharla Lynn Carter.

Visitation will begin at 1 pm on Friday at Triska Funeral Home with the family receiving visitors from 5 – 7 pm. Funeral service will be 10 am on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Triska Funeral Home with the Reverend John McCord officiating. Interment will follow at Garden of Memories.

Pallbearers are Brian Mayfield, Neal Mayfield, Kenneth Houston, Jeff Bedwell, Kirk Houston and Brian Koudela. Honorary pallbearers are Clay Houston, J.P. Houston, Garron Farrar and Laddie Kocian.

Memorial donations in memory of Joyce may be made to Church of Christ or the American Cancer Society.

Memories and condolences may be left for the family online at
Triska Funeral Home 979-543-3681