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Joyce Ann Hixson Lorance, 73
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McMinnville resident and Warren County native Joyce Ann Hixson Lorance, 73, was born Sept. 24, 1948 and died Oct. 6 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville following a sudden illness.             

A Christian and retired employee from Oster, she was the daughter of the late Loley and Louise Johnson Hixson.    

Lorance is survived by three sons, Brad (Tiffany) Lorance of Maryland, Kris (Christi Darnell) Lorance of McMinnville and Jamie (Jennifer) Lorance of McMinnville; four grandchildren, Sawyer Alexander Lorance, Sidney Lorance, Maggie Lorance, and Ellie Straughn; sister, Gail Davis; half brother, Dan Hixson; nephew, Ray Hixson; and other family members also survive.

Graveside service and interment will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10 at Friendship Cemetery in Warren County. Family and friends will meet at the cemetery.           

Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Oct. 8, 2021