Lizzie Josey, age 85, of Queen City, Texas, died Wednesday, June 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Texas.

Lizzie was born January 31, 1926 in Ravanna, Arkansas. She was a homemaker and enjoyed quilting, gardening, and cooking. She was a member of Thomas Street Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Roland Josey.

She is survived by one son; Tommy Josey and wife Nita of Queen City, Texas; two daughters, Rose King and husband Jerry of Bivins, Texas, and Diane Gottfried and husband Stormy of Queen City, Texas; six Grandchildren and seven Great Grandchildren; and a number of other relatives and friends.