Dorothy Chism Joyner

March 19, 2022

of Memphis, TN , transitioned Saturday, March 19, 2022. Public viewing to be held Saturday, March 26, 2022, 9:30 A.M.- 10:59 A.M at Mt. Nebo Baptist Church, 555 Vance Avenue Memphis, TN 38126. Funeral service immediately following at 11:00 A.M. Interment to be held Sunday, March 27, 2022, 1:00 P.M. at Memorial Park Cemetery, 5668 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38120.

Repast will be immediately following the funeral service Saturday, March 26 at Redemption Church 340 S. 2nd Street Memphis, TN 38103.

Service will be livestreamed at:

In accordance with local, state and federal guidelines, face masks/coverings are HIGHLY recommended.

  1. To Sis Linda Chism and family, we the Hayslett family, Clyde, Erma and the girls send our deepest condolences to the Chism family in the loss of your mother.
    We know that GOD has received a Beautiful Angel in HIS Kingdom that served 95 years in this earth! Hallelujah ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿพ

  2. To the entire Chism Family, my wife and I are deeply saddened by the transitioning of your mother. Her promotion to be with the Lord leaves a void, but we rejoice in knowing sheโ€™s in the presence of God. May the Lord comfort and strengthen you is our prayer.
    God bless!

  3. Our prayers are with our extended family the Chisms! We pray that God will manifest himself as the God of all comfort.

    George & Joy Parks

  4. To the Chism Family, Pastor Terrance Boykin Sesley and The Morning Star Family send our deepest condolences in the loss of your Mother Mrs Dorothy Chism Joyner. God has received one of his beautiful angels for Labor to reward. Rest well thy Good and Faithful Servant! We are praying ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ

  5. Precious are those who die in the Lord. Mrs. Chism was one of Godโ€™s precious jewels. To the Chism family: Earth has no sorrow, that heaven cannot heal.

  6. To the Chism Family: Praying for your strength.
    Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.

  7. To the Chism Family:
    Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.

  8. My sincere prayers are with the Chisms family!๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฟ

  9. I extend my condolences to the Chism family, life long neighborhood friendship . I pray that the Lord strengthen the family for this season . Rest in enternal peace Ms Chism ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ

  10. On behalf of Pastor Curtis Leaks and Second Chance Fellowship Church,we send our love and condolences to the Linda Chism and family.

  11. To the Entire Chism family, we send our deepest condolences during this time of bereavement. God brought Aunt Dorothy home to live amongst him and his angels. She has entered into the pearly gates with grace. As we celebrate her life and legacy, we continue to pray for the strength of the family, friends and love ones she touched. Rest in Heaven Auntie, we love you and know we shall see you again.๐Ÿ˜‡๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ

  12. We send our prayers and love to the entire Chism-Joyner Family.

    Mrs. Brenda Chism and Pastor Samantha Westbrook we vow to walk alongside you every step of the way during your hour of bereavement.

    First Lady Dorothy Chism- Joyner was a beautiful woman. We join you in celebrating and honoring her life and legacy.

  13. My deepest condolences tonour family

  14. Our deepest condolences to our neighbors the Chism Family. Heaven has gained another beautiful Lady. We pray Godโ€™s strength upon each of you. Itโ€™s our prayer that you find comfort in knowing that Weeping may Endure for a night but Joy comes in the morning.

    Love Always, Your neighbors the Moore Family
    LVG Strong! Eighth rd

  15. Sis. Linda Chism and family;
    Pastor Frank E Ray Sr. And the New Salem MBC, extends our deepest and sincerest condolences to you and your family.
    Earth holds no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal. Our FATHER is a Healer.
    We love you and be BLESSED!

  16. Precious Memories of a Special, Wonderful, Enduring Lady God Blessed All that knew and Loved Her to be with Us for so many years. R.I.P. Mrs. Dorothy Chism Joyner.
    Jacqueline Taylor, Roderick Chism and Taylor Family

  17. Dr. Linda Chism & Family, Please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of your mother. It is my prayer that God will give you all whatever is needed during this bereavement time. Blessed are they that mourn; for they shall be comforted. May the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. With Love Sis. Rochelle Crawford-Hurt

  18. Dr. Chism & family,

    Please accept my sincere condolences on the passing of your dear mother. It is my prayer that our God will will give you all the peace which passeth all understanding and that it keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. I will continue to keep you and your family in my prayers. Matt: 5:4 – Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.

  19. To Dr. Chism and family. I pray God will comfort your hearts and give you peace in the passing of Mother Chism. She was a beautiful lady.

  20. Greetings Brenda Chism and Family,

    On behalf of the Fairley High School Class of 1976, we wish you our condolences and heartfelt sympathy in the passing of your mother, Mrs. Dorothy Chism Joyner.

    “As you encounter each new day, may you feel the comfort and care of the Holy Spirit every step of the way.” Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead, and loving memories to forever hold in your heart. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Blessings!

    Fairley High School (Class of 1976)

  21. To Brenda Chism and family I would like to express my condolences in the loss of your loved one your beautiful mother. I pray God will comfort you and give you strength .

  22. Linda, My heart is with you during this time. Always know you are never alone.

  23. My sincerest condolences to the family. I will continue covering you all in prayer.

  24. Linda and family, please accept my sincerest condolences in the loss of your precious mom.

    Omega Class 73′

  25. With sincere sympathy, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  26. To the Chism & Joyner families
    May God grant you peace in this difficult time; and may He give you the courage and strength to sustain this storm. Charlotte Todd

  27. Brenda Chism and family,
    I send my condolences to you and your family in the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Paula Mitchell

  28. We know that God is close to the broken-hearted and those who are crushed in there spirit. Our condolences to The Entire Family! We will continue to keep your names before the Lord for comfort and strength at this time.

  29. Dr. Linda Chism and family the Lord will always stay with you. Your mother was special. She was a dear friend to every one she came in contact with. My love and condolences are with you always

  30. Dr Linda Chism and family we are praying that the LORD will be with yโ€™all in a special way and I know That HE will because HE has promised that HE will never leave us or forsake us we Love yโ€™all be blessed

  31. Dr Linda Chism and family we are praying ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ for yโ€™all that the LORD will comfort yโ€™all in a special way our condolences are with yโ€™all Love Yโ€™all be blessed

  32. On behalf of the entire Jones Family, Climmons and Angie Jones, share our prayers and condolences to the entire Chism Family. Our sincere gratitude goes out to Dr. Linda Chism for always being concerned of others and now we return back to to you our concern as well.

  33. Prayers to Rev.Joyner & Family.

  34. To the Chism Family, Who are longtime friends of the Hutton Family, please know, my sister Verneda Godwin and I are deeply saddened by the loss of your mother. Ms. Dorothy as we fondly called her held a special place in our hearts. We know her entrance into Heaven to be with our Lord and Creator has left a void in each of your lives, but you can rejoice in knowing sheโ€™s in the presence of God with no more pain and suffering. Asking the Lord to comfort and strengthen each of you in the days and weeks to come. It is our sincere prayer.
    God bless!

  35. Dr Linda Chism and Family we know this day will cause your hearts to be heavy. However, we are asking the Lord to consolate your hearts during these hours/days of bereavement. Please know that our prayers and thoughts are with you. May the Lord Bless and keep you is our continuous prayer

  36. Marshall Chism and family. Holy Spirit is our Comforter and we thank Him for ministering the amazing grace of our Heavenly Father to bless, comfort and strengthen the hearts of family and friends – now and in the days to come. In the name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus the Christ. Amen.
    With love and prayers.
    Aunt Karen

  37. Dr. Chism and Family,
    You are in our thoughts and prayers. To grieve the loss of a loved one is a time that deserves silence but not solitude. Surround yourself with those that lift you up. In Jesus name.

  38. On behalf of the entire Lucas, McAtee, and Hines Family, We share our prayed and deepest condolences to the entire Chism Family. Rest easy Ms. Dorothy for we know youโ€™re in a better place now. Blessing to you all my family.