Mary Joyce Disotell
December 12, 1938  -  April 1, 2019

Mary Joyce Disotell

Public Viewing
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
8:00 am to 11:00 am

Public Viewing
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Funeral Service
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
11:00 am

First Baptist Church Cemetery of Krotz Springs
Krotz Springs, LA  70750
Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Krotz Springs - Funeral services will be held for Mary Joyce Knott Disotell at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, in the Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home Chapel in Krotz Springs. Pastor Jason Impson and Brother Don Disotell will conduct the service. Burial will follow in the First Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Disotell, age 80, a resident of Krotz Springs, passed away on Monday, April 1, 2019. Joyce owned and operated a general maintenance business in Krotz Springs for 38 years. She loved being outdoors doing yard work and was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister. She will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her sons, Don Disotell and wife, Roslyn, of Krotz Springs, LA; Mike Disotell and wife, Rochelle, of Lafayette, LA; Toby Disotell and wife, Deanna, of Krotz Springs, LA; her brothers, Ray Knott and wife, Ginger, of Arnaudville, LA; Harris Knott and wife, Eva, of Arnaudville, LA; her sisters, Velma King of Baton Rouge, LA and Jane McConnell of Baton Rouge. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Mickey Disotell, Micah Disotell, Caleb Disotell, Declan Disotell, Dawson Disotell, Jackson Disotell, Kase Disotell, Harper Disotell and Mason Disotell.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ervin Disotell; her parents, Ashton and Yvonne Knott and numerous brothers.

Visitation will be held in the Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Krotz Springs on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM and will reopen on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, from 8:00 AM until time of service at 11:00 AM.

Pallbearers will be Declan Disotell, Dawson Disotell, Caleb Disotell, Micah Disotell, John Ellis and Tim Guidry.

Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Krotz Springs, 239 8th Street, Krotz Springs, LA 70750 (337-942-2638) has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.


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  1. Debbie Guy
    Walker, LA

    Bro Don and Sis Roslyn. I am so sorry for your loss. I will be praying for you and your family .I would love to see you guys

  2. Daphne Thibodeaux
    Lafayette, LA

    So sorry to hear to hear about Ms. Joyce. Such a sweet lady! Keeping your family in my prayers.

  3. Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz
    Opelousas, LA

    May peace and comfort be with you and your family at this difficult time.

  4. Brett Ortego
    Baton Rouge, LA

    Don & Roslyn , My sincerest condolences. Miss Joyce was blessed to have had y'all as her caregivers. She was always happy & looking so pretty when she was in your care. Sincerely, Brett Ortego

  5. Alice & Mark Miguez and John II and Ja'Colby Ellis
    Baton Rouge, LA

    I am sooo sorry for yalls loss. Prayers and thoughts are with the family & friends. I pray that God gives yall comfort and peace that surpasses all understanding. Heaven got a beautiful angel. Mrs. Joyce was always kind, warm, and loving to everyone she met and she will be truly missed. Our deepest sympathies from our family to yours. God bless yall

  6. Robert Stelly
    Leonville, LA

    Prayers going out to Don, Mike, Toby and you’ll Family. She was such a great Lady. When I had my shop (H&D auto elect.) I always looked forward to her visits. I’m glad I had the privilege of knowing her she will be missed. RIP Mrs Joyce

  7. Denise McEntire
    Clinton, AR

    Deepest sympathy and condolences to all.

  8. Roger & Claudia Berg
    Johnsonville, IL

    We are so sorry for your loss. You have. our deepest sympathy.

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