Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

December 5, 2013

Joyce McMullan Bowden Kyles

By Deanna Kirk
Corsicana Daily Sun

— Mrs. Joyce McMullan Bowden Kyles, 89, of Conroe passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 in Conroe. She was born Jan. 10, 1924 in Tupelo to the late Thomas Clark McMullan and Mary Anna McCord McMullan.

She was preceded in death by husband, W.M. (Bill) Bowden, Jr.; second husband, Sherman Charles Kyles; and brothers, Robert McMullan and Charles Dewey McMullan.

She is survived by her two loving daughters, Mary Ann Cluxton and husband Paul of Willis and Barbara Bowden Day of Conroe; six grandchildren, Holly Cluxton Williams and husband John, Todd Cluxton and wife Courtney, Benjamin Day and wife Tasia, Casey Cluxton Georgi, Janica Day Boles and husband Matthew, and Brandon Day and wife Keri; 10 great-grandchildren, Macaylie Georgi age 10, Parker Boles age 9, Reiss Williams age 7, Doran Georgi age 8, Hayden Cluxton age 8, Easton Georgi age 6, Bailey Boles age 5, Karli Day age 3, Adleigh Day age 2, and Teagan Cluxton nine months; and a sister, Marjorie Roberts of Waco.

Visitation with the family will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2013 at Corley Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 at the Corley Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Rick Lamb officiating. Due to weather conditions there will be  a private interment.

An online guest book is available at and selecting the Joyce A. Bowden Kyles obituary.