Archive for Saturday, June 27, 1992


June 27, 1992


Services for Joyce Galloway Barksdale, 62, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Second Christian Church with the Rev. Paul Winn Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Mrs. Barksdale died Friday, June 26, 1992, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born Aug. 5, 1929, in Lawrence, the daughter of Wilford and Fredericka Porter Brown Sr. She was a lifelong Lawrence resident. She was a licensed day-care provider who had been a homemaker in recent years.

Mrs. Barksdale was a member of the Second Christian Disciples of Christ Church in Lawrence. She was active in the church choir and served as a Sunday school teacher. She formerly served as a deaconess of the church.

Survivors include two daughters, Jo Elaine Willis and Essaree McCutcheon, both of Lawrence; four sons, Estee F. Galloway Jr., Wilford Molester Galloway, Sherman L. Galloway and Jamie P. Galloway, all of Lawrence; two brothers, Wilford Brown Jr., Lawrence, and LeRoy E. Brown, Bowie, Md.; three sisters, Charlotte A. Dickson, Lawrence, Carole S. Galloway, Arlington, Tex., and Bonnie B. Wallace, Oxon Hill, Md.; and seven grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the Second Christian Church, in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Second Christian Church.

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