Joyce Marie Jackson Clark was called home to be with the Lord at her residence on September 15, 2017. She was born on September 22, 1933 in Wallace, LA to the late Lawrence Jackson and Florisca Bastain and was fostered by her mother and stepfather, the late Mr. Lionel Joseph. She was 83 years old. Cherishing her memories, are her loving husband, Stafford Clark of 59 years, her daughter, Deanna Thomas and granddaughter, Christen Thomas. She was the godmother of Robin Clark Fleming, Della Markey, Anthony Carey, Lentreise Bardell and the late Glen Goudia. Joyce was employed by Charity Hospital, Twin Oaks Nursing Home and East Jefferson General Hospital. After retiring from East Jefferson General Hospital, she became a beautician. Joyce was a humble petite lady with a caring spirit and an inspiration to many. Joyce enjoyed planting flowers, manicuring her lawn, going to the casino and she was an avid bingo player. She was a member of Our Lady of Grace Altar Society and the Les Bon Amides Social and Civic Club. Joyce is also survived by her foster brothers and sisters, devoted cousin, Lorraine Stewart and her best friend, Winnie S. Clark, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, September 22, 2017 from Our Lady of Church catholic church 772 LA-44, Reserve, LA 70084, Father Christopher Amadi, Celebrant. Visitation beginning at 8:00am with services following at 10:00am. Entombment St. Philp Catholic Church Mausoleum, Vacherie, LA. Treasures of Life Funeral Services have been entrusted with her final care. 315 E. Airline Hwy, Gramercy, LA 70052. "When someone you love becomes a memory, that memory becomes a TREASURE!"