In memory of
KINGS MOUNTAIN- Joyce B. Hord, 79, passed away peacefully Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at Testa Family Hospice. A native of Cleveland Co., she was born to the late Irene Biddix. She worked in the Kings Mountain School District for over 40 years as a cafeteria manager. She and her husband also owned Paul's Seafood for 21 years. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and she liked to cook. She was an active member of First Baptist Church for 32 years where she served the Lord. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Paul Hord, of the home; daughters Kim Fleming and husband Russell and Denise Cobb and husband Pete; son Randy Hord and wife Leigh, all of Kings Mountain; eight grandchildren; and 13 great grandchildren with another one on the way. . The family will receive friends from 2:30 to 4:00 PM in the Stained Glass Room at First Baptist Kings Mountain and other times at the home of Kim Fleming. Services will be held at 4:00 PM Friday, August 31, 2018 in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church. Interment will follow the service at Mountain Rest Cemetery with Dr. Jonathan Bundon officiating. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church PO Box 786 Kings Mountain, NC 28086 or Hospice of Cleveland Co 951 Wendover Heights Shelby, NC 28150. Clay-Barnette Funeral, Cremation & Pet Aquamation Center of Kings Mountain Online condolences can be made at www.claybarnette.com.
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