Joyce A. "Sunshine" Darby, 71, of Junction City, passed away on November 4, 2013 at Geary Community Hospital. Penwell-Gabel Johnson Chapel is assisting the family with cremation arrangements. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at the First Assembly of God Church, 337 W. 7th Street, Junction City, KS, with Pastor B.J. Solander officiating. Memorial contributions have been designated to the church.
She was born on October 12, 1942, Tishimingo, Oklahoma to Henry and Juanita (Wilson) Potts.
Joyce was a Certified Medication Aide at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home for over 19 years and she was a member of the First Assembly Church of God.
On August 26, 1979 she married Robert A. Darby, Jr. in Thida, Arkansas he preceded her in death December 3, 2010.
Joyce is survived by her three Sons, John (Susan) Boone of Coon Rapids, MN, James Boone, Sr. and Jeffery Boone both of Junction City, KS; Step-Son, Terry (Heather) Darby of Blaine, MN, her brother Cecil J. Potts of Rancho Cucamonga, CA; Six Grandchildren, Robbie Darby, Jacob Darby, Jenna Darby, James L. Boone, Jr., Kandyce Boone and Brittany Boone.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister, Patricia D. Norgaard and a grandson, Bobby Boone.