Joanne Massey


Graveside services for Joanne Massey, 57, of North Zulch, were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Willowhole Cemetery in North Zulch. Arrangements were under the direction of Madisonville Funeral Home in Madisonville.

Joanne Marie Massey was born Oct. 23, 1960, in Dallas. Her parents were Delbert G., Jr. and Mary (Hilsher) Massey. She trained quarter horses for a living and also took care of other animals. These were her favorite things to do. Joanne had lived in North Zulch since August 1993, coming from Magnolia. She passed away May 17, 2018, in Houston, following a brief battle with brain cancer. Joanne was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Massey.

Surviving family members include father, Delbert G. Massey Jr. of Fayetteville, Ark.; brother, Phillip (Shawn) Massey of Fort Worth; and sisters, Mary Fleck of Fayetteville and Sheila (Bart) Ullrich of Whitesboro. Joanne is also survived by several nieces and nephews.