In loving memory of

Joyce A. Putman
March 21, 1936 - March 2, 2021

Joyce A. Putman
Canton - Joyce A. Putman, 84, of Canton passed away at 10:50 am Monday, March 1, 2021 at her residence. She was born on March 21, 1936 in Canton to Arthur and Stella (Engle) Werry.
Joyce married Charles Putman on April 20, 1957 in Canton. He preceded her in death on January 24, 2017. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one brother Glenn Werry.
Surviving are two children; Crystal Keller and Troy (Melanie) Putman both of Canton, one brother Charles Werry of Canton, one sister Pamela Haggety of Ellisville, four grandchildren; Rachel (Cody) Jones, Alaina (Rob Johnson) Keller, Carley (Trent Staggs) Putman, and Gabriel Putman and two great-grandchildren; Berkeley Jones and Elara Jones.
Joyce was co-owner/operator of Canton Best-Way and the Flavor Factory in Cuba. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Canton and was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Services will be 11 am, Monday, March 8, 2021 at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home and Crematory in Canton, where visitation will be one hour prior to services. The Rev. Micah Garnett will officiate. COVID-19 mandates will be followed with masks being required.
Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in Canton. Memorials can be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church in Canton. To view Joyce's DVD or to leave online condolences, please visit


Virginia Juraco Price wrote on Mar 7, 2021:

"Troy and Crystal, so sorry to hear of your mothers' passing. Prayers for comfort and peace in this difficult time. Virginia Juraco Price"

Dennis Eveland wrote on Mar 5, 2021:

"My condolences to Troy, Crystal and family. May she rest in peace."

Jane Williams wrote on Mar 3, 2021:

"So sorry to hear this. Thoughts and prayers to Troy and family. Jane Williams"

Janet Edmonds wrote on Mar 3, 2021:

"My heartfelt sympathy and prayers to the family, May the God of all comfort and tender mercies comfort and strengthen you through such a great loss to the family. 2 Corinthians 1:3,4"

Karen Johnson wrote on Mar 2, 2021:

"Troy, Melanie and family I'm sorry to hear of your loss "

Deb Eskridge wrote on Mar 2, 2021:

"Troy and family, so very sorry for your loss. Blessings to your family and to her friends. Sincerely, Deb Kuchan"

Donald St. Clair wrote on Mar 2, 2021:

"Pam and family, I'm so sorry on your loss. The Putman family is a great caring family and Joyce will surely be missed."

Adam cozart wrote on Mar 2, 2021:

"I am sorry for your loss . And you be remember always in my heart. I will miss you too. Your friend Adam cozart "

Rod Hopkins wrote on Mar 2, 2021:

"Crystal and Troy, Our condolences for the passing of you Mom. Cherish your family memories, my God guide you in this difficult time. Rod & Noreen Hopkins"

Jan (Jake) Jenkins wrote on Mar 2, 2021:

"so sad to see where you loss Joyce. My prayers go out to the family. Jake."

Lynn Stephens wrote on Mar 2, 2021:

"Crystal and Troy - So sorry to hear this. I always enjoyed visiting with your mom and dad. They were both nice people. Lynn Stephens"