Joyce Ann James, 70, of Washington, Indiana, passed away peacefully at Hillside Manor Nursing Home on February 26, 2023. Joyce was born on the February 6, 1953 and was the daughter of Elmer and Grace (Chadd) Carrico.\n\nJoyce was retired from the healthcare industry serving as an aide for several years. She truly loved her family and spending time with her grandchildren. In Joyce's spare time she liked to play bingo, play card games, reading, cooking, and pampering her special cat "Bob".\n\nJoyce is survived by her children, Chad Carrico and Daniel James (Gina); brother, Joe Carrico; grandchildren, Brooke James, Kolbe James, Jacob Carrico, Alyssa, Brittnay, and Makalee; and five great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, Elmer and Grace Carrico; one brother; and three sisters.\n\nPer Joyce's request, there will be no services. Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the care of Joyce.