Joy Etta Mosley was born November 16, 1950 in Lafayette, Lousiana to Irene Evans and Raymond Vallery.
Joy Etta accepted Christ at an early age. She traveled the world until she returned to Rayne, Louisiana at the age of 11. Joy Etta lived a very good life. She loved working with people.
Joy was the mother of nine children. She loved and cherished them unconditionally.
Joy Etta was preceded in death by her father, Raymond Vallery and son, Nathaniel Vallery, Sr.
Joy Etta leaves to mourn her passing: her mother, Irene Fontenot of Galveston, Texas; children, Angela Brooks (Emiel), Ezekiel Vallery, Thomas Vallery (Lutina), Raymond Vallery, Sr., Milton Anderson, Jr., Amanda Anderson, Johnathen Vallery, Sr. and Antoinette Vallery; siblings, Darriel LeBlanc, Sr., Hazel LeBlanc, Georgia Beasley, Carl LeBlanc and Reggie Vlorie; aunts, Flora Edmond, Harriet Mosley, Viola Williams and Mary Washington; 37 grandchildren; great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.
A public visitation is scheduled on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm followed by a funeral service at 2:00 pm. Both events will be held at Bay Area Funeral Directors, 5410 FM 1765 (facing Highway 3) Texas City, TX 77591. 409-933-4300. Memorials may be sent to the funeral home.