Joyce Wescott, 69, Brookings, died April 22, 2000, at Sutter Coast Hospital in Crescent City.

She was born June 1, 1930, in McLean, Texas, to Ira and Vivian (Heasley) Patty.

She was raised and educated in Redding, Calif., and in Pendleton.

Mrs. Wescott worked as an accountant for the U.S. Department of the Army until 1971 when she became disabled.

She moved to Brookings in April 1989.

Her hobbies included knitting and oil painting.

Survivors include husband Harold Wescott, Brookings; sister Marie Priest, San Diego.

Preceding her in death were her parents Ira and Vivian Patty, and one brother.

Services are planned for Thursday, April 27, at 2 p.m. at Scantlins Brookings Mortuary and Chapel, 2 Ross Road.

Burial will at Ward Memorial Cemetery following the services.

Arrangements are under the direction of Scantlins Brookings Mortuary Chapel.