Joyce Christine Leitch, 79 of Buckhead died April 6, 2018 at her home. She was surrounded by her family. Mrs. Leitch was born August 9, 1938 in Madison, to Joe Ervin and Georgie Brown Ervin. Mrs. Lietch was married to the late Weyman Atkinson and Joe Lietch. She was a long-time member of Fountain of Praise Church. She enjoyed her grandchildren and doing yard work.
Mrs. Lietch is survived by her children Darlene Stuckey and Larry, Wanda Cantrell and Billy and Wayne Atkinson. She is also survived by six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Weyman Atkinson and Joe Leitch as well as her close friend, Oscar Strange.
The family received friends at A.E. Carter Funeral Home on Saturday, April 7, from 6-8 p.m. A funeral service was held at Fountain of Praise on Sunday, April 8, at 2 p.m. Interment followed at Buckhead City Cemetery.
The family asks that memorials be made to Fountain of Praise, 4071 Eatonton Road, Madison, GA 30650.