Joyce Arlene Grim, 73

Joyce Arlene Grim

EAST LIVERPOOL — Joyce Arlene Grim, 73, of East Liverpool passed away Saturday, June 17, 2017 at her home in East Liverpool after becoming suddenly ill.

Born July 17, 1943 in East Liverpool, she was a daughter of the late Harold O. Freeman and Ruth A. Crow Poole and a step daughter of the late Elmo Poole.

Joyce was a 1961 graduate of East Liverpool High School and she had attended the Beechwood Free Methodist Church. She was also an avid and accomplished bowler.

Joyce had been a sales representative for Shadow Lawn Memory Gardens in Newell and later had worked at Wal-Mart in Calcutta.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kathy L. Tanner, and two brothers, Charles C. and Gail P. Freeman.

Survivors include her children, Jeffrey M. Tanner and wife Tammy, Michael H. Grim and his companion, Jennifer Shultz, and Jon M. Tanner, all of East Liverpool; her grandchildren, Jeffrey, Joseph, Kristin, Ali, Jonny, Evan, Whitney, Kaitlyn, Tyler and Johnavon; and her great grandchildren, Dallis, Kennedy, Landyn, Rileigh, Shilyn, Abigeil, and Bam Bam.

Friends are invited to visit with the family on Thursday from 6-8 at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester. Rev. Norm Eckert will celebrate Joyce’s life at the funeral home on Friday at 3 p.m.

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