Lela Joiner, age 69, passed peacefully on June 3, 2020 in Amarillo, TX.
Lela was born in Amarillo, TX on May 1, 1951 to Gerald and Gladys Parker. She graduated from Canyon High School and had a successful career as a bookkeeper before moving to manager for Ingram’s Carpet where she worked for 50 years.
Lela was married to John Joiner on March 28, 1975. They were married for 45 years at the time of her death.
Lela is survived by her husband John, two children Jeremy (36) and Chris (34) and their two spouses Julia and Caitlyn. She loved her five Grandchildren Isabella (9), Alexandra (7), Madison (4), Evie (7) and Nora (4) and one brother Monty May of Guam.
Besides spending time with her family and friends. Lela had a passion to shop, travel, and eat great food. Lela had a bright and energetic personality and was known for her infectious laugh. She touched many lives with her generosity and care.
The Joiner family would like to thank everyone who loved and cared for Lela over her lifetime. We are grateful for your love and support for her. As she meant so much to us and will be dearly missed.
Memorial services will be at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, June 27, 2020, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.