December 30, 2013

Joyce Herring Schultz

— Mrs. Joyce Herring Schultz, 77, of Dalton, passed away Monday, Dec. 30, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Kenneth Schultz, and daughter, Rebecca Abernathy.

Joyce is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Russell and Julie Schultz of Cohutta; daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Fred Pullen of Calhoun; grandchildren, Brittany and Mike Fountain, Brigette and Jose Yajure, Grady Lee Abernathy III, and Dale and Dena Pullen; six great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Friday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Love Funeral Home with the Rev. David Henderson officiating.

Burial will follow in West Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Love Funeral Home on Thursday from 5 to 8:30 p.m.

Words of comfort may be sent to the family at

Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center), is in charge of arrangements.