Joyce Lea Osborne Lantz, 72 of Portsmouth, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the Southern Ohio Medical Center. She was born on June 15, 1946 in Portsmouth, the daughter of the late, Ernest and Ruby Porter Osborne. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Clay Robert Lantz and one sister, Carol Ann. Joyce had worked for Southern Ohio Medical Center as a Pharmacy Tech and was also a license beautician.
Joyce is survived by one sister, Frances (Patrick) Payne of Rosemount, one niece, Tina (Kevin) Franklin and great niece and nephew, Shayna Franklin and Shawn Franklin.
A celebration of Life will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at the Adkins Family Funeral Home in Portsmouth, with Rev. Calvin Ray Evans officiating. Interment will follow at the Greenlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon until the funeral hour. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.adkinsfamilyfuneralhome.com