Margaret Joyce Gloyd

Margaret Joyce Gloyd


Margaret Joyce Gloyd, age 78, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died on Sunday, October 17, 2021 at the Canterbury Center in Shepherdstown, W.Va.

Born August 24, 1943 in Glendale, S.C., she was the daughter of late Norman and Daisy Pearl Ward Leatherwood.

She attended Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Great Cacapon.

Joyce was a graduate of Berkeley Springs High School.

She worked as a bartender for the Berkeley Springs Moose Lodge #1483.

Joyce was a member of Women of the Moose Chapter #1311 in Berkeley Springs, where she served as Senior Regent in 87-88.

Joyce earned her Academy of Friendship on February 28, 1988 and her College of Regents on June 17, 1989.

She enjoyed reading, camping, fishing, watching soap operas and going to Williamsburg Pottery.

Joyce is survived by her husband of 47 years, Jerry Ernest Gloyd at home, one daughter, Carrie Andrade of Kankakee, Ill., her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Barbara Dellsio, Tony Solinko, Janice Brook, and one brother, Royce Leatherwood.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs, W.Va., with Pastor Dick Voorhaar officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Church Cemetery in Great Cacapon, W.Va.

Family will receive friends from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home, where the Women of the Moose Chapter #1311 will conduct a memorial service at 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Joyce’s memory may be made to Mt. Zion Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Stuart Gloyd, 672 Orleans Road, Great Cacapon, WV 25422.

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