Joye Darlene Trussell (nee Carlisle), of Saint Charles, MO, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019 at the age of 84. Loving wife of the late Ralph H. Trussell, Jr.; beloved daughter of the late A. L. and Clara Carlisle; devoted mother of Janice (Paul) May and Mike (Sussette) Trussell; cherished grandmother of Sarah (Dan) Bozzay and Brittany May; treasured great-grandmother of Reagan Bozzay and Henry Bozzay; dear sister Donald (Shirley) Carlisle. Joye is also preceded in death by her sister, Lilia (the late Bill) Jones; brother, Dale (the late Lenora) Carlisle.
Joye was a member of the Baue Widowed Group and the Order of the Eastern Star. She was a switchboard operator for Bell Telephone for many years. Joye was a witness to the birth of United States Mission Defense. She loved animals and was a master quilter. Joye enjoyed working in the yard and liked British sports cars. She loved to watch and was a big fan of St. Louis Cardinals baseball. Family meant everything to Joye, she was a very proud mother, loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren with all her heart. Joye was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.