Joyce Irene Shinn, 72, of Hannibal, Missouri, passed away at 8:05 p.m. Sunday, June 15, 2014 at her home.
Funeral services will be at 12 p.m. Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal.  Burial will be at Grand View Burial Park in  Hannibal.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of services Thursday at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Shinn was born July 31, 1941, in Hannibal, MO  to Pink Dudley and Vella Jacobs Sims.
She was married to Gary W. Shinn on April 29, 1972 in Hannibal, MO. He preceded her in death March 22, 2009.
Survivors include 6 children, Paula J. Loveall (Craig) of Hull, IL, Dorothy Lehenbauer of Columbia, MO, George W. “Billy” Shinn (Lisa ) of Hannibal, MO, Larry Shinn of Columbia, MO, Jeff Shinn (Tracey Popisil) of Hannibal, MO, and Jimmy Shinn (Kacie) of Hannibal, MO; brother, Jim Sims (Donna), 12 grandchildren, Cole Shinn, Keatyn Shinn, Christopher Shinn, Tyler Shinn, Billy Shinn, Joey Shinn, Stephanie Barnett, Ashley Veach, Stacy Giltner, Branham Lehenbauer, Justin Reever and Candance Mauer; and numerous great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; 1 son in law, Carl Lehenbauer; 4 brothers, Donald Sims, Gary Sims, Lester Sims and Larry Sims; and 1 sister, Mary Thompson.
Mrs. Shinn was the former manager of the Northeast Missouri Sheltered Workshop and the owner of the Shinn Residential Center.  Joyce loved to travel and was a big fan of Elvis and his music.  Joyce liked her soap operas, especially “Day of our Lives”.  She also enjoyed an occasional visit to the Mark Twain Casino.  Most of all Mrs. Shinn loved her grandkids and enjoyed spending time with them.  She attended Standing on the Rock Ministries.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Donor’s Choice in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Tyler Shinn, Christopher Shinn, Cole Shinn, Joey Shinn, Branham Lehenbauer, and Ryan Moore.
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