Joy Marie Walton

May 24, 1964 - July 26, 2008
Joy Marie Walton

Joy Marie Walton 44, of Wilmington died Saturday July 26, 2008 at New Hanover Regional Center.

Joy was also known as “Pool Girl” was born in Wilmington May 24, 1964, the daughter of the late James Adams and Sadie Marie Suggs Adams. She was employed by Master pools of Wilmington.

Surviving are Sons James Kelly Cates of Raleigh and Ronnie Dale Parrish of Creedmoor; sisters; Pamelia Adams of Wilmington and Lisa Hicks of Selma; grandson Nicholas Dale Parrish and Kaylee Ann Parrish of Creedmoor; and adopted mother Betty Cook of Wilmington.

A memorial service will be held at Carolina Beach Lake 4:00 P.M Sunday August 3, 2008.

Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099


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  • July 29, 2008
    Charlie&Gloria Yarborough says:
    I met Joy through Larry,we were best of friends. Joy was always a pleasure to be around,always laughing and talking.We are sad and will miss her greatly.

  • July 28, 2008
    John & Nadine Kirk says:
    Joy, We love and miss you. We will always remember the good times we had with you and Larry. We are very sorry. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. John & Nadine

  • July 29, 2008
    Patty and Raymond Mathis says:
    Joy, Even though we only knew you a short time, we feel like we've known you a life time.

  • July 29, 2008
    Roy and Diane Green says:
    Betty, We were very sorry to hear about Joey. Roy & Diane

  • August 09, 2008
    Bonnie & Judy says:
    We only knew Joy socially would like to send our deepest sympathies to her family and friends. Her never wavering smile and "the best legs on the beach" is how we will remember her. Her ever present "Joy" for life is a great lesson to us all.