Joy Housley, age 69 of Jacksboro passed away Friday April 22, 2022. She was a member of Woodlake Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by first husband Jimmy Yoakum, parents George and Iris Moseley.


Husband: Edgar Housley

Daughters: Ashley Yoakum, Nora (Jeff) Bailey, Hayley (Dorsey) Wagner

Son: John (Heather) Yoakum

Grandchildren: Joshua Yoakum, Christina and Brian Bailey

Great-Grandchildren Emmalynn, Elayna, and Emmie

Brother: Barry (Lynn) Moseley

Along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Sunday April 24 at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 7 PM in the Cross-Smith Chapel with Rev. George Asbury and Rev. Butch Whitaker officiating. Family and friends will meet 10 AM Monday April 25 at Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Bakers Forge Cemetery for 11 AM interment.

Condolences may be given online at

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

2 Replies to “Joy Housley, age 69 of Jacksboro”

  1. So sorry for your loss. We pray for peace and comfort
    She was a great friend. Her parents and ours served in the Army together in Germany so many years ago
    Nancy and Betty Jo Fesperman

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