Joy Irene Garrett Photos

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Joy was back in Texas for a few days and sat for Ronnie’s camera.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Jul 11 by: Ron McCoy
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Joy Garrett wearing a wig in front of Ronnie’s MMiya 645 Medium Format Camera.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
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Joy in the backyard of her family home, posing for Ronnie’s camera.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
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Joy sat in front Ronnie’s camera, while visiting her parents.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
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Joy Garrett posing for longtime friend, Ron McCoy, in north Fort Worth. Actress Joy Garrett back in Fort Worth - 1978
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
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Actress Joy Garrett photographed in her parents' backyard, by longtime friend, Ron McCoy.in Fort Worth - 1978
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
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Joy posed for Ron McCoy's Nikon in her parents' backyard in 1977. Some 40-years later, Ronnie scanned and edited the original negative for a much more dramatic effect. Through the years, Ronnie shot hundreds of photos of his close, personal friend.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 18, 2019 by: Ron McCoy
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In 1971, Joy flew into Texas from NYC to see her friend, Ron McCoy, in a dinner theater production. McCoy captured the actress with his Nikon. This is one of hundreds of images he took of the Texas beauty through the years.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Aug 4, 2019 by: Ron McCoy
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Joy photographed by long-time friend and admirer Ron McCoy, during one of her many visits home to Fort Worth.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added May 26, 2019 by: Ron McCoy
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A heavy Fort Worth fall mist ended our camera time; as she turned to go back into my place, I called her name and took her his last photo of that memorable day
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added May 13, 2019 by: Ron McCoy
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Joy sitting again in front of Ron McCoy’s Nikon.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett in a college musical. (L to R) Gilbert McPherson, Jeri Bouleware, Joy Garrett and Ron McCoy backstage at the Texas Wesleyan production of “Carousel.” Fort Worth papers gave Joy wonderful reviews.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett relaxing in front of the camera. Joy once again posing for her long time friend, Ronnie. In this shot, the 14K gold watch he gave to her is visible on her wrist.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett at Ronnie's apartment. Joy was in Texas from NYC and posed for shots at her friend’s apartment.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett at Ronnie's Place. Joy posed for Ronnie’s Nikon while visiting home from NYC.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett in the surf. Joy and Ronnie visited the Texas Gulf Coast, when she flew in from NYC.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett giving a voice lesson. This was a “gag photo” taken by Joy’s father, C.A. Garrett. She pretended to give a voice lesson to pal, Ronnie McCoy.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett in front of Ronnie’s Nikon. Joy flew into Fort Worth from NYC to visit family and friends. She began posing for Ron McCoy shortly after he returned from military duty in Asia. Over the years, Ron shot more than 1000-images of his gorgeous friend.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett in the afternoon. Joy posed for many images, while visiting her friend, Ronnie, in Houston
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
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A photo of Joy Garrett in Houston. Joy flew in from NYC to see her pal Ron McCoy in a Houston dinner theater production.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
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A photo of Joy Garrett in her backyard. A puff of wine lifted Joy’s hair just as I snapped my Nikon, resulting in one of my favorite images of the former Miss Fort Worth.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Irene Garrett taken and edited by long time friend, Ron McCoy, in a Fort Worth park.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 12, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett - She posed for rarely used filter for my old Nikon.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 11, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett and her little dog in the backyard of her family home in Fort Worth.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 11, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett - We spent the day shooting photos in a Fort Worth park
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Dec 11, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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Joy and I spent a Saturday walking around the Fort Worth Stockyards and enjoying the day like tourists. We made this shot deep inside the old cattle pens.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Oct 16, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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We were walking around Manhattan in the afternoon and stopped for a moment in the late sunshine, when I caught this shot with my old Nikon. Joy was a natural in front of a camera.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Oct 16, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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This moment was captured in her mom and dad's back yard in Fort Worth. Joy was home from New York for a few days, to see family and friends.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Oct 16, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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We were walking up to my apt to escape the October drizzle and as Joy started up the stairs, i called her name and captured this memorable glance. Joy was a gorgeous subject and rarely posed for a bad photo. She died in LA, in1993.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Oct 16, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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We were out enjoying the weekend and stopped to visit the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth. We sat down for a break and a beverage and I snapped this image of my friend. Cameras always loved her, just like those who truly knew her. Joy died in 1993.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Oct 16, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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Joy was photographed by longtime close personal friend Ron McCoy, in her parents' backyard. She aws back in Texas for a visit, from New York City
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Oct 16, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett in "Guys & Dolls". This was a publicly photo for the 1966 college spring musical at Texas Wesleyan in Fort Worth. Joy Garrett starred as Miss Adelaide. Also pictured is Ron McCoy, who became her life-long friend.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Sep 20, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Texas actress JoyGarrett. A soft October drizzle forced us to end our photo shoot. Joy pulled up her hood and I grabbed one last, memorable image as we lost our light. She was back in Texas from New York, for my birthday. Joy was a gorgeous model and a life-long friend and muse.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Sep 20, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Texas actress Joy Garrett. Image made by life-long friend Ron McCoy in a Fort Worth park. Joy was home for a week, from L.A.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Sep 20, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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A photo of Joy Garrett. The former Miss Fort Worth appeared on Broadway and in Television, before passing away in LA, in 1993. The image was taken by her long-time close personal friend Ron McCoy, in the studios of KTVT-TV.
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Mar 2, 1945 - Feb 11, 1993
Added Aug 29, 2018 by: Ron McCoy
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