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Joyce Wrenn Mallory, 85, succumbed to the ravages of Alzheimer’s disease on Jan 10, 2016.

Joyce is preceded in death by her parents, William Paul Wrenn and Joyce Regent Wrenn and her husband of 59 years, Luther S. Mallory.

She is survived by two brothers, William P. Wrenn II and Rev. Robert L. Wrenn and his wife Dorothy Scott-Wrenn. Also surviving her are two nephews William P. Wrenn III and Elijah Taylor Wrenn; an aunt, Kathleen Briley and numerous cousins.

Joyce was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Tabb, Va. Over the years Mrs. Mallory served in a number of administrative assistant capacities including positions as administrative assistant to the president of Dow Badishae and administrative assistant to the City Manager of Newport News.

The family would like to thank all of Joyce’s family and friends for their prayers and support during her illness. The family would also ask that in lieu of flowers contributions be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, January 15, 2016 at Parklawn Memorial Park with Rev. Robert Wrenn officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday, January 14, from 7 to 8 p.m. at Amory Funeral Home.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Amory Funeral Home.

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