Beth Stansell Joiner, 69, of Amarillo died on Wednesday, June 13, 2012.
Memorial services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Hereford with the Reverend Dru Ferguson, officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mrs. Joiner was born in Wellington, Texas on December 25, 1942 to Thomas G. and Ora Lee Stansell. Beth grew up in Olton and graduated from Olton High School in 1961. She graduated from West Texas State University in 1965 with a degree in elementary education and her MEd in 1983. Mrs. Joiner began teaching in the Dimmitt ISD in 1965, where she met fellow teacher, W. Dwight Joiner. They were married December 22, 1967.
Mrs. Joiner loved playing bridge and spending time with family. She was a member of St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Hereford.
She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.
Survivors include two sons, Lyle C “Cory” Joiner and wife Sidney of Amarillo and Kyle B. Joiner of Groton, CT; two sisters, Ruth Carson of Independence, Missouri and Ann Carson and husband James of Weeping Water, Nebraska; and two granddaughters, Jennie Pengelly of Alameda, CA and Autumn Crow of Amarillo.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 50610, Amarillo, TX 79159; or a favorite charity.