Joyce Ann Neilson of Trenton, FL passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at her home. She was 76 years old. She was born to parents Clarence and Martha Lefter on August 16, 1942 in New Castle, IN and had been a resident of Trenton since moving from Brooker, FL 47 years ago. Mrs. Neilson retired as a teacher for the Dixie County School System and Co-Owner of Neilson's Christmas Tree Farm for 22 years. She was of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed RV traveling and she loved Gator sports.
Joyce Ann is preceded in death by her parents and her son, Jimmy Neilson. She is survived by her husband Robert L. Neilson of Trenton, FL and her son David (Leah) Neilson, also of Trenton, FL; her sisters, Linda (Jim) Hilliard of Howey in the Hills, FL and Jane Shaw of West Palm Beach, FL and her granddaughters, Lexi Neilson and Skyler Neilson.
A Memorial Service for Mrs. Neilson will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 5:00 PM in the chapel at Watson Funeral Home with Pastor Jimmy Sumner officiating.