Joyce L. Pennington Trosper, 68, of Oneida, passed away February 10, 2013, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge.

Born in Petros, Morgan County, December 21, 1944, she was preceded in death by her parents, Dewey and Hazel Ann Hall Pennington; brother, Noyle Ray Pennington; and sister, Brenda Pennington West.

She is survived by her husband, Clarence E. Trosper of Oneida; children: Vernon Trosper and Melissa Trosper; four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, brothers: Jim, Paul, Denzil, and Hoye Pennington; sisters: Jewell, Wanda, Willa, Carolyn, and Angie; several nieces and nephews, and many other relatives.

The family was to have received friends Wednesday, February 13, in the chapel of Four Oaks Funeral Home of Oneida from 6 p.m. until time of funeral service at 8 p.m., with Bro. Dean Barnes officiating. Music was to have been provided by David Walker. Graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m., Thursday, February 14, at Trosper-Jeffers Cemetery in the Black Oak community.

Four Oaks Funeral Home of Oneida has charge of arrangements.