Joyce Marie Cole, 72, of Flat Rock passed away Sunday July 25, 2021 at Our Hospice of Southcentral Indiana.

Born November 26, 1948 in Hancock County, she was the daughter of Rex E. and Rosetta M. Divins Bennett.

Before retirement she was employed as a bookkeeper at Brookfield Sand and Gravel Company.

Joyce enjoyed bowling and camping.

Visitation and the funeral services for Joyce were Thursday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope. Burial was at Milford Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be donated to Our Hospice of Southcentral Indiana at 2626 E. 17th St., Columbus, IN 47201.

Joyce is survived by a son, Robert (Janie Pierce) Kessler of Flat Rock; grandchildren, Amber (Andrew) Rush of Greenwood, April Kessler (Wes Quinlan) of Greensburg, Ashley Kessler of Flat Rock and Alicia Kessler (Verley Cruea) of Waldron; great grandchildren, Brady and Brooklyn Rush and Mallory Quinlan; sister, Carolyn (Garry) Hendricks of Maxwell, IN.

She is preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Dave and Gary Bennett.