Joyce Ellen Bailey age 73 of Smithville, passed away Saturday morning, August 17, 2019 at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. She was born May 18, 1946 to her parents, the late Fred and Pauline Hendrixson Johnston. She was affiliated with the Smithville Church of the Nazarene, a bus driver and former employee of Wal-Mart. She is survived by her son, John Thomas Bailey of Smithville. Graveside services and interment will be 1:PM Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at DeKalb Cemetery. There will be no visitation at the funeral home, family and friends will meet at the cemetery for the graveside service. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.