Obituaries for Aug. 3, 2017
Louise Ziglar Joyce
Mrs. Louise Ziglar Joyce of Bermuda Run died Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at Bermuda Village Nursing Center. Louise was born January 22, 1926 to the late Troy Edgar and Velma Shelton Ziglar in Sandy Ridge, N.C. She graduated from Salem College in 1947 with a degree in Home Economics and minor in Chemistry and remained an enthusiastic alumna the rest of her life. After graduating college, she taught high school in Sandy Ridge. She married James Louis “Lou” Joyce on September 11, 1948, and began working as the Forsyth County Home Extension Agent, where she taught hundreds to cook, sew, preserve food, and manage a household. When Lou was transferred to Burlington, Louise found her true calling volunteering within the community. For the rest of her life, she remained dedicated to the service of others. She joined the Burlington Woman’s Club and eventually held all available offices. She helped found the Burlington Woman’s Club Thrift Shop and their Senior Citizens Center, and enriched the lives of children with developmental disabilities through her work at Camp Green Leaves. With Lou’s transfer back to Winston-Salem, she began volunteering at Wake Forest University Baptist Hospital. She found particular joy in helping families in their time of need. When Louise “retired” from service at Baptist, she had accumulated over 26,000 volunteer hours – the second highest of any volunteer at that time. Louise was an active member of the Clemmons Moravian Church for over 30 years, serving as a diener during Lovefeasts, making chicken pies to raise funds for the church, and volunteering in countless other service programs. Lou and Louise were married for 54 years before his passing in 2002. Louise was preceded in death by her parents, Troy and Velma Ziglar; her husband, Lou Joyce; and her sister, Nancy Ziglar Hicks of Walnut Cove. She is survived by her son, James Louis Joyce, Jr. (wife Patti) of Clemmons, and her daughter Mary Louise Joyce (MJ) Shaffer (husband Chuck) of Walnut Cove, as well as her five grandchildren: Christina Joyce Stover, Michael Joyce, Annalee Shaffer, Chip Shaffer, and Virginia Shaffer. The funeral service was conducted by Reverend Ray Burke on Sunday, July 30th, at Clemmons Moravian Church. Burial followed at the Clemmons Moravian Church graveyard.. Memorials in her memory may be made to the Clemmons Moravian Church Building Fund, Box 730, Clemmons, NC 27012; to the Wake Forest School of Medicine Alzheimer’s Disease Core Center; or to the Salem College Office of Institutional Advancement, 601 South Church Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101.
Prysiazniuk, Dorothy Babela
11/24/1937 – 07/25/2017
Dorothy Babela Prysiazniuk, 79, of Advance passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. A private family memorial service will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27103 or the Forsyth Humane Society, 4881 Country Club Road, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27104. Frank Vogler and Sons Clemmons Chapel is assisting the family. Teresa Hull Lindsey Mrs. Teresa Anne Hull Lindsey, 56, of Clemmons passed away Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. She was born March 13, 1961 in Forsyth County to the late Edward Paul Hull and Rachel Cope Hull. Surviving is her husband, Mark Lindsey and two sons, Zachary Lindsey (Ashley) and granddaughter Amelia of Kansas City, MO and Daniel Lindsey and grandpet Cali of Winston-Salem. Survivors also include in-laws Hubert and Des Lindsey of Statesville, her siblings Eddie, Jackie, Steve, Larry, Linda, Rachel, Cathy, and Pat and many nieces and nephews. Teresa graduated from Parkland High School in 1979, worked as an accountant before raising her sons and later as an independent car dealer. She loved scuba diving, waterskiing, and swimming with her beloved Pomeranian, Indy. A memorial service was held Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Hayworth-Miller Kinderton Chapel. Online condolences may be made to www.hayworth-miller.com.
Marie Bryant Ball
Ms. Marie Bryant Ball, 94, passed away Thursday, July 27, 2017. She was born in Pulaski, TN on August 25, 1922 to the late Owen Kenneth and Eunice Emerson Bryant. She was a very hard worker, working two jobs at times to provide for her family and later retiring from Western Electric in 1987 with 32 years of service. Ms. Ball was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Preceding her in death was a daughter, Marie Cox Roberts and two brothers, O.K. Bryant, Jr. and Jack Hill Bryant. Surviving is a daughter, Martha Ball Warner; three grandchildren, Hellen Marie Bee (David), Morris Clay “Butch” Roberts, and John Samuel Warner, III (Angela); three great-grandchildren, John Garron Warner, Khara Victoria Warner, and Treyce Allen Warner; also surviving is a niece and nephew. A funeral service was held Monday, July 31, 2017 at Friedberg Moravian Church with Rev. Jimmy Newsome and Rev. Dan Nelson officiating. Burial followed at Westlawn Gardens of Memory. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hoof and Paw Therapeutic Riding and Activity Center, 718 Hicks Rd. Lexington, NC 27295. Online condolences may be made at www.hayworth-miller.com.