Dripping Springs, Texas
1931 — 2022
Tommy Lorraine Joy passed away on August 13, 2022 at her home in Henly. She was born on December 30, 1931 to Tom and Mozelle Sorrell Joy. She is the granddaughter of Pioneer Settlers of Hays Co.; William Lee and Elizabeth Martin Sorrell. Also early settlers of Kimble Co.; Wiley and Elizabeth Frazier Joy. Lorraine graduated from Johnson City High School in 1949. She went on to study at Southwest Texas State Teachers College where she received a Bachelor of Science degree. Lorraine taught school in Blanco, Texas from 1953-1955 and then she moved to Corpus Christi to teach History and English at Hamlin Junior High. She remained at Hamlin Junior High for the remainder of her teaching...