Joyce C. Snapp, 71, of DeGraff, OH passed away at 7:30 AM on Friday, July 8, 2022, at her home. She was born on August 27, 1950, in Bellefontaine, Ohio, to the late Richard and Colleen (Morris) Cummins. On September 12, 1971, Joyce married Kerry L. Snapp who survives.
Joyce is also survived by three children: Kerry B. (Lisa) Snapp of Bellefontaine, Jessica (Brian) Shump of Bellefontaine, and Lucas (Chandra) Snapp of Maplewood; nine grandchildren: Landon, Carter, Caden and Kelsie Snapp, Juliawna, Brice, and Jocelyn Shump, Lawson and Gabby Snapp; one sister: Jeanne Bowman of Urbana; four brothers: Richard (Ada) Cummins of Waynesfield, Robb (Missy) Cummins of DeGraff, Russ (Jill) Cummins of Casstown, and Ryan (Lisa) Cummins of Willoughby Hills; and many nieces and nephews. Joyce was preceded in death by one sister, Jackie Cummins.
Joyce graduated in 1968 from Indian Lake High School. In her early adult years Joyce worked at Farmers Banking Company in Lakeview, Ohio. She then stopped working to be a stay-at-home mother. In 1985 she became a pastor’s wife when her husband became pastor at Mt. Tabor Church of God and she stood by his side and was very vital to his ministry for 30 years. Joyce was a wonderful cook and loved to sew. Joyce enjoyed vacationing having visited 14 countries and all the United States, except Alaska and Hawaii. She also enjoyed cruising having gone with friends from church and her family. She enjoyed going shopping with her family. Through her sickness Joyce showed her strong faith and trust in God and was a wonderful example through it all. Joyce is loved very much and will be dearly missed by her family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM on Saturday July 16, 2022, at Mt. Tabor Church of God with Pastor Nathan Price officiating. Burial will follow at Walnut Hill Cemetery in New Hampshire, Ohio. The family will receive friends on Friday, July 15, 2022, from 1 - 3 PM and 6-8 PM at the church.
EICHHOLTZ DARING & SANFORD FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTER, Bellefontaine, is honored to serve the Snapp family.
(Authored by her son Lucas Snapp)