Joyce Butler Lancaster




Joyce Butler Lancaster, 84, passed away on Monday, September 25, 2017.

Funeral services will be held 2:00pm on Thursday at Carlisle Funeral Home with the Rev. Jordon R. Willard officiating. Burial will follow in the Williams Family Cemetery.

She is survived by a loving family which includes her husband, Gary Lancaster; daughter, Sharon Craddock and husband Phillip; sons, Sam Lancaster and wife Vicky, Greg T. Lancaster and wife Sara, Chester Lancaster and wife Pam; 10 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; and a sister, Dorothy Pillow.

The family will receive friends and relatives at Carlisle Funeral Home on Wednesday from 7:00-9:00pm.

Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc., of Tarboro. Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting