Uldine Tyson Joiner (WAYNESBORO, Ga.)

WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Mrs. Uldine Tyson Joiner, age 83, died Wednesday, June 8th, 2011 at the Burke Medical Center in Waynesboro, GA. The native of Bulloch County lived in Brooklet, Georgia until moving to Waynesboro in October of 2009, where she was a resident of the Brentwood Health and Rehabilitation. Mrs. Joiner was a 1944 graduate of Brooklet High School. Following her education, Mrs. Joiner began her career in the banking industry, retiring from Sea Island Bank in 1984, after 34 years of service. She and her husband Harold enjoyed many years of camping and fishing throughout the southeast with their family and friends and playing cards on a regular basis. Mrs. Joiner was a devoted member of the Brooklet United Methodist Church where she was a member of the Lydia UMW Circle, Mollie Lee Sunday School Class and the Birthday Club. She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond Agey Tyson and Lucille Grooms Tyson and their beloved dog "Dollar". Surviving are her husband of 64 years, Dewey Harold Joiner; a daughter and son-in-law, Judy Joiner Saxon and Rev. Earl Saxon of Waynesboro; a grandson and his wife, Tommy and April Saxon of North Augusta, SC; a granddaughter and her husband, Shanna and Lee Bacino of Waynesboro; five great grandchildren, Faith and Graceton Saxon of North Augusta, SC and A'Ryan, Seth and Grace Bacino all of Waynesboro; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Billy and DeLaine Tyson and Alvis and JoAnn Tyson all of Brooklet; additional sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Lousie Grooms Griffith of Brooklet, Henry and June Sikes of California and Libby Joiner of Brooklet. Several nieces and nephews also survive. A visitation will be held Friday from 5:00pm until 8:00pm at Joiner-Anderson-Saxon and Prescott Funeral Home in Waynesboro, 220 East 6th Street. Additional visitation will be Saturday from 10:00am until 10:45am in the fellowship hall of the Brooklet United Methodist Church. Funeral services will be Saturday at 11:00am at the Brooklet United Methodist Church with Rev. Wes Moye and Rev. Earl Saxon officiating. Interment will be in the Brooklet City Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Donald Joiner, Jerry Joiner, Charlie Joiner, Mike Grooms, Morgan Grooms, Bill Tyson, Donnie Mallard and Jack Mallard. Honorary Pallbearers will be Willie Knight, Gus Pike, J.R. Thompson and their spouses. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Brooklet United Methodist Church, 201 North Parker Ave., Brooklet, Ga. 30415. The family would like to thank the staff of Burke Medical Center, Brentwood Health and Rehabilitation and Dr. Frank Carter for the care and compassion shown during Mrs. Joiner's illness. Friends may sign the online register book at www.joineranderson.com . Joiner-Anderson-Saxon and Prescott Funeral Home of Waynesboro and Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home of Statesboro are in charge of the arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com/obits

The Augusta Chronicle-June 10, 2011