Obituary of Joy Elaine Crawford
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Joy Elaine Crawford, 57 years, of Kearney Missouri, passed away on Wednesday March 16, 2022 at Liberty Hospital. Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, Mar 27 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at Holt American Legion Hall Post 194, 385 Main Street, Holt. MO. 64068. She was born on Sunday September 20, 1964 in Topeka Kansas and is the daughter of the late Vernon Lee Wayman and late Kathryn Rose Wayman née Harp. Joy above all else loved her family and the time she spent with them. Her grandchild, Sophia, was the light of her life. Her family and friends would tell you, that the one trait that describes her better than any is, bossy! She was bossy to everyone around her but somehow was able to do it in a loving manor. Joy could often be found gambling at the “boat,” the Ameristar casino. Whenever she needed a pick me up, she would go to In A Tub with her daughter Emily. Joy is survived by her daughter, Emily (Steven Burns) Nicas, one grandchild, Sophia Nicas, five siblings; Tony (Sherrrie) Wayman, Sharon Manser, Randy (Shelly) Wayman, Billy Wayman, Cindy Preston, and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. She is preceded in death by her brothers; Terry Wayman and Sonny Wayman.