Joy  Lyons
Joy Lyons

April 11, 1958 - January 12, 2015
Resided in Park City, KY


Joy Lyons, 56, of Park City, Kentucky passed away Monday, January 12 at 8:55 am at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Joy was born in Owensboro, KY to the late John L. Medley and survived by her mother Elizabeth Isbell Medley. Joy was a Park Ranger for 33 years at Mammoth Cave National Park. She was passionate about research, interpretation and preserving our rich history for future generations.

Joy is survived by her husband David Lyons of Park City; three daughters, Carrie Lyons, Rebekah Lyons, and Hayley Lyons; four sisters, Monica Calhoun (David), Claudia Book (Brent), Susan Algie and Laura Potts (Steve); two brothers, John Medley (Laura) and Parker Medley.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 to 3:00 pm Thursday January 15, 2015. Memorial service is at 3:00 pm Thursday at J.C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel. Expressions of Sympathy may be made to the Bells Tavern Historical Park. Online condolences may be made at




J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel
Woodburn, KY 42170
Thursday, January 15, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel
3219 Nashville Rd
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Thursday, January 15, 2015
3:00 PM