​​In Loving Memory


Joyce Lee Lyke

Sis. Joyce Lyke, age 71 went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 surrounded by her loving family.  She was born February 5, 1945 in Mayfield, KY, the daughter of Carl and Hattie Mae (Grugett Rousseau). She was a member of Ypsilanti Baptist Temple and had a lifelong commitment to Christ.

She enjoyed crocheting, knitting, puzzles, fishing, spending time with her family and playing board games. Joyce's greatest joy was raising her family and she was a very loving and supportive grandmother and great grandmother.

Survivors include: her husband, Thomas William Lyke; four children, Carl Duane (Lynne) Hayes, David Mack (Kelly) Hayes, Dennis Edward (Celeste) Hayes and Tonya LeeAnn (Mark) Driver; ten grandchildren, Courtney, Abby, Brianna, Camille, Spencer, Carter, Kevin, Jacob, Scott and Foster; one great grandson Carson; one sister Patricia Ann (Harold) Phillips; four brothers, Robert Mack (Fran) Rousseau, Richard Carl (Pam) Rousseau, Jeff Lee (Chevonna) Rousseau and Tommy Earl Rousseau; her first husband and father of her sons, Michael Duane Hayes; and several nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her parents and one nephew, Robbie Mack Rousseau.

Funeral Service will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Ypsilanti Baptist Temple (1325 E. Cross Street - Ypsilanti, MI 48198) with Pastor Jim Clay officiating. Burial will follow in Washtenong Memorial Park (3771 Whitmore Lake Road - Ann Arbor, MI 48105).  The family will receive friends on Friday, November 18, 2016 from 4-8 p.m. at Stark Funeral Home (101 S. Washington Street - Ypsilanti, MI 48197) and at Ypsilanti Baptist Temple from 10-11 a.m. on Saturday, November 19, 2016.

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