Joy Lynn Pearce, 56, of Chandler, died Feb. 22, 2004. She was born June 28, 1947, in Oakland, Calif.
She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
She loved to paint and spend all of her spare time playing with her grandchildren.
Mrs. Pearce spent the last six years of her life diligently helping people cope with and find natural cures for all types of cancer and ailments with an organization called Team Victory Cancer Support Group.
Survivors include her husband, Jack Pearce; son, Jay (Lori) Pearce; daughter, Jutem (Johnny) Mcafee; grandchildren, Anastasia Marie Pearce and Joshua Carl Pearce; and brothers, Brett (Teri) Bray and Chad (Lori) Bray.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28 at the Gateway Fellowship Church in Gilbert.