The Times West Virginian

January 1, 2014

Joyce Elbon


Times West Virginian

— Joyce Ann Elbon, 73, of Enterprise, passed away Dec. 28, 2013, at her residence.

She was born July 20, 1940, in Enterprise, daughter of the late William Harry and Hazel McDaniel Tichenor.

Joyce is survived by her husband of 34 years, Fred Elbon; two sons, Mark and Donna Elbon of Champaign, Ill., and Bryan “Greg” and Debbie Elbon of Snowshoe; one grandson; three granddaughters; two great-granddaughters; one great-grandson; one sister, Brenda K. and Richard Wolfe of Enterprise; and two brothers, Rusty and Joyce Tichenor of Bridgeport, and William and Sheila Tichenor of Shinnston.

She was preceded in death by one son, John “Kenny” Jackson; and one nephew, Russell Lee “Rusty” Tichenor Jr.

Joyce retired after 25 years of service with Westinghouse/ Philips Lighting.

Family and friends will be received at the Jewel City Church, Shinnston, Friday from noon to 1 p.m. time of service with Pastor Robert Shingleton officiating. Interment will follow at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery Enterprise. Condolences may be sent to the family at DorseyFuneralHome WV.com. The Dorsey Funeral Home is honored to serve the Elbon family.

At Joyce’s request, no public viewing. Special thanks to Peoples Hospice and Interim Health Care.