Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, L. She is also survived by many additional family members and friends. She passed away peacefully on November 1, 2017 at her home in Willis surrounded by her family.
Our family would like to thank the Jesse Powell family at Conroe Funeral Directors for their help during this difficult time. Martha was 68 years old at the time of her passing.
Buckalew and wife, Melanie; daughter, Deann Marie Buckalew Alger and husband, Greg-all of Conroe.
Grandchildren, Kristen Kay Nichols of Louisville, KY; Dayna Shea Buckalew Wieghat and husband, Justin of Conroe; Blake Edwin Buckalew of Conroe; Brandon Lee Buckalew of Conroe; Blair Duffey Alger and Brooke Thomas Alger, both of Houston; Blaine Beck Alger of Conroe; and great granddaughter, Teagan Rylee Wieghat.
Numerous other dear nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews, as well as, other dear relatives and friends also survive. Friend Anglin will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at P. at Grangerland Baptist Church with Pastor Charles Foshee officiating. She passed away peacefully with family by her side on October 31, 2017 in Pasadena, Texas. Joyce was a woman with compassion for the environment; she had a green thumb and loved flower gardening. She also enjoyed reading, movies, bowling, and watching her favorite TV show, “The Golden Girls.” Some of Joyces’ other favorites were the music of Elvis and watching our “World Series Champions” The Astros play!Interment will follow at Dry Creek Cemetery under the direction of Conroe Funeral Directors. Joyce was born on September 11, 1952 in Boliver, Texas to Edward W. Of all the things she did best, her love for her family was foremost.The viewing will be held one hour prior to the funeral service beginning at P. Her main joy in life was spending precious time with her children and grandchildren.The Indy 500 is this weekend, and for the first time in history the race will feature three women drivers.Milka Duno, Sarah Fisher (second from left), and Danica Patrick (right).