Mrs. Joan K. Rives, age 86 of Mayfield, Ky passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 11:20 PM at her residence.
She was a member of the Clarks River Baptist Church, and she was retired from AT&T Telephone Company.
Mrs. Rives is survived by her daughter- Melissa (Robert) Doughty of Boaz, Ky; daughter - Cindy (Rick) Madding of Mayfield, Ky; sister- Norma Jean Watkins of Lafayette, Tn; six grandchildren- Mindy (Ryun) Vail, Jason (Allison) Doughty, T.J. (Ashley) Lamb, Devin Carlton, Eric Thompson, and Stacey Phillips; six great-grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her husband- J.T. Rives; daughter- Rosemary (Ferguson) Phillips; three brothers- Bobby Kemp, Johnny Kemp, and Kenneth Kemp; parents- Irvin Elmo & Mary Irene Martin Kemp.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the Brown Funeral Home in Mayfield, Ky with Rev. Bruce Watts & Rev. Jeff Collins officiating. Burial will follow in the Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call after 5:00 PM on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the Brown Funeral Home in Mayfield, Ky.
Pallbearers will be: Jason Doughty, Ryun Vail, T.J. Lamb, Devin Carlton, R.J. Vail, and Frank Doughty.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to the Mayfield-Graves County Senior Citizens, 901 North 15th Street, Mayfield, Ky 42066.
Thursday, May 11th, 2017 11:00am, Brown Funeral Home
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens