Joy Lynn Monceaux

October 8, 1962 ~ July 3, 2024

Joy Lynn Monceaux, 61 of Sulphur, LA passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2024.

She was born October 8, 1962 to the late Dorothy Ann Monceaux and Olbert Monceaux, Jr in Sulphur, LA.

Joy is best remembered for her selfless nature, she never turned her back to those in need. She was raised Catholic and enjoyed reading her Bible or singing “My Church” with her grandchildren on their trips for treats.

She enjoyed taking her children to the beach, crabbing, and fishing. She also enjoyed listening to French Music and Zydeco, often dancing the two-step. She loved spending time with her family or going to the casino with Mark.

She was preceded in death by; her parents, and a sister Patricia Roberts.

Those left to cherish her memory; children, Laurie (Lane) Sonnier, Chrystal (Jesse) Edwards, Ashly (Chad) Monceaux, and Justin (Tammy) Vincent; loving partner of twelve years, Mark Runyan; siblings, Roger Monceaux, Becky Chambers, Sharon Chesson; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Family to lead a celebration of her life at Christian Life Church of Sulphur Wednesday, July 10, 2024 beginning 9am to 11am, with burial to follow at Farquar Cemetery.


Celebration of Life: Wednesday, July 10, 2024
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Chrisitan Life Church of Sulphur
11 Center Cr.
Sulphur, LA 70663

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  1. Candle 3I will forever love you with all my heart and soul and you will truly be missed by many ..get your rest now sweet lady till we meet again I love you Aunt Joy

  2. Candle 3Krystal, Laurie, Ashley & Justin
    I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. My heart breaks for all of you. My prayers are with all of you, asking God to give you peace and comfort while you heal. Remember the good times you all had with her and all the good memories. I love all of you.
    I love her too even though I had not seen her in a while. We were always happy to see each other when we would meet up somewhere. 😘💕💐

  3. Joy, I had the pleasure of meeting you though Sharon. You made a big impact on my life. You have a heart of gold. Things didn’t come easy for you but somehow you always stood tall a fighter to the end. Joy you have your wings, rest in peace!! See you again I know.

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