SAMPL, Joyce Elaine, 85, of Spring Hill, Florida passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018 at HPH Hospice Care Center.
She was born December 13, 1932 in Salisbury, Maryland, came to Brooksville 38 years ago from Jackson, Mississippi and was a member of Brooksville Wesleyan Church. In the 1950’s Mrs. Sampl was a gospel singer known professionally as Joyce White and began her career with her sisters, Faye and Janet, in a group called The White Sisters. They were acclaimed as “the trio with the most perfect harmony” who toured all over the United States, with the USO in Europe, Canada, and with the OMS in South America and Haiti, using their music for His honor and glory and recording over nine gospel albums.
She is survived by her son, Timothy Sampl of St. Cloud, Florida; stepson, Mark Sampl of Atlanta, Georgia; sisters, Betty of Glenville, Georgia and Fay of Maryland; grandchildren: Katelyn and Carson.
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