Joyce Cast, 73, of Lockhart, passed away Sunday, Dec, 24, 2006, at Central Texas Medical Center in San Marcos. She was born in Dale on July 6, 1933, to Alton and Laverna (Riddle) Alexander.
Joyce graduated from Lockhart High School. She was married to Grady Cast on May 16, 1953, in Dale. She worked for the U.S. Post Service for many years. She was a member of the First
Baptist Church of Dale.
Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, and by her sister, Louise Keel.
She is survived by her husband, Grady Cast of Lockhart; her son, Wes Cast and his wife Rita of Jacksonville, FL; daughters, Toni Sherwood of Irving, and Teri Pike of Arlington; and five grandchildren, Johnathan and Ashley Cast, Christian Sherwood, and Dustin and Morgan Pike.
Joyce was laid to rest during a graveside service on Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2006, in Bunton Cemetery in Dale.
Arrangements were made under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan St., Lockhart, (512) 398-4791.