Joyce Underwood (1946 - 1984)

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Joyce Underwood
1946 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Joyce Underwood was born on July 2, 1946. She died in July 1984 at 37 years of age. We know that Joyce Underwood had been residing in Baldwyn, Lee County, Mississippi 38824.


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Joyce Underwood passed away in July 1984 at age 37. She was born on July 2, 1946. There is no information about Joyce's immediate family. We know that Joyce Underwood had been residing in Baldwyn, Lee County, Mississippi 38824.
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In 1946, in the year that Joyce Underwood was born, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1955, Joyce was merely 9 years old when on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1967, by the time she was 21 years old, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

In 1973, Joyce was 27 years old when in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1984, in the year of Joyce Underwood's passing, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

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Born: around 1954
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Joyce C Underwood
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Joyce A Underwood
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Joyce Kay Underwood
Sep 8, 1947 - Jun 19, 2011
Lithia, Florida
Joyce A Underwood
Feb 2, 1942 - Oct 19, 1995
Thayer, MO
Joyce H Underwood
Mar 23, 1931 - Jul 30, 2005
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Joyce W Underwood
Jun 26, 1926 - Mar 13, 2008
Cedar Rapids, IA
Joyce W Underwood
Feb 27, 1902 - Nov 28, 1994
Cedar Rapids, IA
Joyce E Underwood
Jan 7, 1918 - Dec 10, 1994
Desdemona, TX
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Aug 12, 1894 - January 1970
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Jun 25, 1915 - Jan 27, 1988
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Dec 26, 1951 - May 25, 1999
M A Underwood
Jun 6, 1954 - July 1994
Aubry Underwood
Aug 2, 1895 - April 1977
Memphis, Tennessee
Louis Underwood
Dec 29, 1910 - July 1974
Loren Underwood
Aug 26, 1898 - September 1967
Doniphan, Missouri
James Underwood
Mar 30, 1887 - February 1967
Bay, Arkansas
Allen Underwood
Sep 7, 1911 - Feb 13, 2005
Crossett, AR
Lyle L Underwood
Apr 10, 1915 - Sep 2, 1996
Howard Underwood
Jul 14, 1906 - July 1977
Paragould, Arkansas
Allan Underwood
Apr 16, 1904 - August 1968
Lepanto, Arkansas
Earl D Underwood
Aug 9, 1913 - Dec 18, 2000
Robert Underwood
Aug 9, 1878 - September 1958
John W Underwood
Jun 7, 1923 - Jan 16, 1993
Roanoke, AL
Arthur Underwood
May 22, 1900 - October 1967
Harrison, Arkansas
Oku Underwood
Feb 12, 1905 - Mar 26, 1988
Jerseyville, IL
Virgil R Underwood
Oct 21, 1910 - Sep 18, 1993
Lonoke, AR
L Underwood
Died: July 1966
Frances W Underwood
Aug 21, 1917 - Mar 25, 2004
Dallas, TX

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