Joyce L. Babcock, 65, of Paoli

Joyce L. Babcock, 65, of Paoli


Joyce L. Babcock, 65, of Paoli Indiana, passed away on Thursday, April 15, 2021, at Baptist Floyd in New Albany, Indiana.  She was born in Mitchell, Indiana on July 27, 1955, to Carl and Lucille Hopkins Leatherman. Joyce married Phillip Babcock on May 10, 1973, and he survives.

Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Carolyn Terrell, Wanda Holt, and Judy Jones, and brothers, Sonny Leatherman, and Harold Leatherman.

She worked at Wood Design, JSI, and Paoli Inc through the years. Joyce enjoyed camping, gardening, and spending time with her family, especially, grandchildren.

Survivors include:

Spouse: Phillip Babcock, Paoli, Indiana

Sons: Phillip Babcock Jr. Paoli, Indiana

Todd Babcock Paoli, Indiana

Daughter: Jennifer (Victor) Perry Paoli, Indiana

Brother:Dan Leatherman Tunnelton, Indiana, Jerry Leatherman, Tunnelton, Indiana, Terry Leatherman, Tunnelton, Indiana; Gerald Leatherman,  Mitchell, Indiana; Don Leatherman, Williams, Indiana; Tony Leatherman, Mitchell, Indiana; Jack Leatherman, Mitchell, Indiana

Sisters: Vickie Pridemore, Mitchell, Indiana; Sheila Garrison, Orleans, Indiana

5-Grandchildren and 1-Great-Grandson on the way also survive Joyce L. Babcock.

Visitation will be held 10:00 AM Monday, April 19, 2021, with a funeral service to follow at 2:00 PM at Dillman-Scott Funeral Home located at 226 W Campbell St, Paoli, IN 47454. Interment will follow in the Stampers Creek Cemetery.

Meredith Jones will officiate.

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