Joyce Ann Crouch Waterbury of Columbia, died unexpectedly at her home on or about Tuesday, November 6, 2012. She was 53.
A memorial service will be held at Paquin Tower on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. Family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. until the time of the service.
She was born in Columbia on June 13, 1959, to Cleveland C. and Beverly Ann Dickerson Crouch.
Jody was baptized in 1970 at the Blue Ridge Baptist Church in Kansas City. She was a member of the Church of Latter-day Saints, in Columbia. She volunteered at the Central Missouri Food Bank.
Jody attended Columbia Public Schools and Hallsville Public Schools.
She lived at Paquin Towers where she had many friends. She was actively involved in the ceramics program and enjoyed playing dominoes and wii bowling with other residents.
Jody is survived by her mother, Beverly Dickerson Cofield; a brother, L. Scott Byars; an aunt, Mickey Dickerson Havener (Ralph), all of Columbia; her uncle, Ross Dickerson (Gloria) of Phoenix, AZ; very special friend, Myron Woodson, formerly of Columbia; and a host of family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her step-father, Leland W. Byars, Jr., who raised her; her grandparents, Ross and Louis Dickerson; and her aunt, Rose Dickerson Fisher.
Memorials suggested to Salvation Army, 1108 W. Ash Street, Columbia, MO 65203.
Online condolences and tributes may be shared with the family at www.bachyager.com.