obit: Joyce Fay Votaw Ennis
Joyce Fay (Votaw) Ennis, 69, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 01, 2012.
Joyce was born in Fayette County, Texas on August 1, 1943, the daughter of the late Lester and Margie (Cunningham) Votaw. On January 16, 1960, she married Jesse Lynn Ennis in West Point, Texas.
Joyce was a loving and caring homemaker. Her family meant the world to her.
She is survived by two daughters: Linda McCracken and husband, Chuck of Sandy Valley, NV, Rebecca Rampa of Las Vegas, NV; three sons: David Ennis and wife, Roxanne, of Pickton, Daniel Ennis and wife, Venita, of Hondo, and Jonathan Ennis of San Antonio; four brothers: Frank Votaw of Round Rock, Pete Votaw and wife, Delores, of La Grange, William Lee Votaw and wife, Ellen, of Muldoon, Troy Votaw and wife, Elizabeth, of La Grange; five sisters: Pearl Raabe of El Campo, Margie Konvicka and husband, Louis, of La Grange, Nelda Smith of La Grange, Barbara Sue Votaw and friend, Wanda Mertink, of Giddings, and Cynthia Ramirez of Weimar; ten grandchildren, and one great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jesse L. Ennis, in March 2000; her daughter, Madeline Fay Ennis; and sister, Lillian Votaw.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 5, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Koenig & Strickland Funeral Home in La Grange. Family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at Koenig & Strickland Funeral Home in La Grange, Texas at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, August 6, 2012. Burial will follow at Byler Cemetery in West Point, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Gospel Lighthouse Assembly of God, 144 S. College St., La Grange, TX 78945.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Koenig & Strickland Funeral Home 208 W. Pearl, La Grange, Texas. Family and friends can view and sign the guestbook online at www.lagrangefunerals.com.
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