Loyce E. Hearn, 89, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2011, in Hoschton. Mrs. Hearn was born on December 7, 1921 in Columbus, GA to William A. and Mildred Louise Hoyle. She worked for many years as a secretary for several different companies. Loyce was a member of Zion Baptist Church in Braselton and the Red Hat Society. She was known for always being "dressed to the nines." Loyce was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years William O. Hearn. Survivors include her daughters Sandra Cates and husband Kenneth of Jefferson and Brenda F. Harris and husband Marvin of Commerce, brother William W. Hoyle and wife Diane of Hamilton, niece Diane Spaar and husband Jay of Covington, LA, nephew Philip Hoyle and wife Bunny of Jacksonville Beach, FL, 6 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Visitation will be on Thursday, May 5, 2011 from 4-8 pm at Eternal Hills Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be at 11:00 am on Friday, May 6, 2011, in the Eternal Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jack Chalmers officiating. Interment will follow at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. Please join us in celebrating Loyce's life by visiting www.eternalhillsfuneralhome.com . Eternal Hills Funeral Home, 770.972.3155.