Cover photo for Joyce Kay Stover's Obituary
Joyce Kay Stover Profile Photo
1942 Joyce 2019

Joyce Kay Stover

October 20, 1942 — September 29, 2019

Joyce Kay Smith Stover, 76, of Oak Hill, WV passed away Sunday, September 29, 2019 at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley, WV.

Born October 20, 1942 in Whipple, WV she was the daughter of the late Leo and Mattie Roman Smith.

Joyce was a 1961 graduate of Collins High School in Oak Hill. She was a loving wife and mother whose greatest joy in life was spending time with her family.

She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Charles Stover, Sr.; sisters, Joan and Patty Smith; granddaughter, Jessa Ann Canaday; and great granddaughter Serenity Canaday.

Those left to cherish her memory include daughters, Tammy Canaday (David), Pamela Audrick and companion, Scott Kidd, Lisa Canaday (Karry), and Elaine Stover; sons Charles Stover, Jr. (Rita), Chris Stover (Rhonda); grandchildren, Anthony Canaday, Eric Canaday, Stephanie Adkins, Matthew Adkins, Ryan Adkins, Jason Canaday, Amber Canaday, Arianna Canaday, Jacob Canaday, Jonathan Stover, and Felicia Stover; great grandchild, Xavier Canaday; and brothers Roger and Donald Smith.

Funeral service will be 12:00 P.M. Friday, October 4, 2019 at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill with Pastor Jim Spack officiating. Burial will follow at Gethsemane Memorial Gardens. Visitation for friends will be one hour prior to service at the funeral home.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers donations of sympathy be made to the funeral home to help defray from funeral expenses.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements are made by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joyce Kay Stover, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, October 4, 2019

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 20

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree