Joyce Dot Dewitt went to be with our heavenly father on December 8th, 2020. Joyce was born on November 30th, 1937, to Harold and Sadie (Fox) Shepard in North Dakota. She was the oldest of twelve children.
She met and married Greeley (Joe) DeWitt. On September4, 1957, they married, and had many years of happiness together. They traveled and lived in different countries while Joe was in the Air Force.
Joyce loved her family very much. She enjoyed sewing clothes for her children, and crocheting blankets and dolls. She also loved working in her yard.
Joyce spent the last three years of her life at Claremore Skilled Nursing and Therapy, where her favorite pass time was joking with staff. She loved and made many friends while staying there.
Joyce leaves behind four children; Kenneth DeWitt of Atoka, Oklahoma; Terry DeWitt of Foyil, Oklahoma; Janice and Clarence King of Chelsea, Oklahoma; and Jody and Rachel DeWitt of Bushyhead, Oklahoma, ten grandchildren: Kenneth DeWitt Jr.; Krystal and James Dunckel; Kellie and Kenny Guess; Adam and Emily King; Clarence King; Jacob and Kayleen King; Savannah King; Kent DeWitt; Elizabeth DeWitt; Sarah Wong; Joan Pomeroy; Iona Luce; Kent Shepard; and Ken Shepard. Twenty-four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by: her spouse, Greeley DeWitt; son, Brian Keith DeWitt; twin girls; her parents; several siblings; two granddaughters Kimberly and Katie DeWitt.
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