Joyce (Leatherman) Babcock

July 27, 1955 ~ April 15, 2021 (age 65)


Dillman-Scott Funeral Home


Joyce L. Babcock, 65, of Paoli Indiana, passed away on Thursday, April 15, 2021 at Baptist Floyd in New Albany, Indiana.  She was born in Mitchell, Indiana on July 27, 1955 to Carl and Lucille Hopkins Leatherman. Joyce married Phillip Babcock on May 10, 1973 and he survives.


Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Carolyn Terrell, Wanda Holt, and Judy Jones, and brothers, Sonny Leatherman, and Harold Leatherman.


She worked at Wood Design, JSI, and Paoli Inc through the years. Joyce enjoyed camping, gardening, and spending time with her family, especially, grandchildren.


Survivors include:



Phillip Babcock                                                                                                                  Paoli, Indiana



Phillip Babcock Jr.                                                                                                             Paoli, Indiana

                Todd Babcock                                                                                                                    Paoli, Indiana



                Jennifer (Victor) Perry                                                                                                     Paoli, Indiana



                Dan Leatherman                                                                                                               Tunnelton, Indiana

                Jerry Leatherman                                                                                                             Tunnelton, Indiana

                Terry Leatherman                                                                                                             Tunnelton, Indiana

                Gerald Leatherman                                                                                                          Mitchell, Indiana

                Don Leatherman                                                                                                               Williams, Indiana

                Tony Leatherman                                                                                                             Mitchell, Indiana

                Jack Leatherman                                                                                                               Mitchell, Indiana



                Vickie Pridemore                                                                                                              Mitchell, Indiana

                Sheila Garrison                                                                                                                  Orleans, Indiana


5-Grandchildren and 1-Great-Grandson on the way also survive Joyce L. Babcock.


Visitation will be held 10:00 AM Monday, April 19, 2021 with a funeral service to follow at 2:00 PM at Dillman-Scott Funeral Home located at 226 W Campbell St, Paoli, IN 47454. Interment will follow in the Stampers Creek Cemetery.


Meredith Jones will officiate.


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April 19, 2021

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Dillman-Scott Funeral Home
226 W Campbell ST.
Paoli, Indiana 47454

Funeral Service
April 19, 2021

2:00 PM
Dillman-Scott Funeral Home
226 W Campbell ST.
Paoli, Indiana 47454

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