Joyce S. McLain, 89, passed away at Maine General Medical Center in Augusta April 9, 2019. She was born March 13, 1930, in Owls Head, the daughter of Ivan and Tina (Day) Scott, both of whom predeceased her.

Joyce grew up locally and was a graduate of Waldoboro High School, class of 1949.

Joyce was a hard worker and was proud to have worked for GTE Sylvania for 32 years. Some of her favorite things were shopping, spending time at the pond, collecting cows, playing Uno and Phase 10. Halloween was a special holiday for her, as she enjoyed dressing up every year , taking her grandchildren trick-or-treating and attending all of the local Halloween parties

She was predeceased by her brothers Frederick Scott, Ivan Scott Jr. and Gordon Scott; grandson Jason Barter; along with her special son-in-law, Gary Barter.

Survivors include her daughter, Sharon Barter, of Waldoboro; grandson Robert Barter and wife Lorielle of Waldoboro; great-grandchildren Kaitlin Barter of Thomaston, Gabriel Barter of Damariscotta, Dylan Barter, Lacey Barter, both of Waldoboro; along with many nieces, nephews and friends.

A celebration of life for Joyce will be held Thursday, April 18. at 11 a.m. at Hall Funeral Home, 941 Main St., Waldoboro, with Pastor Tom Rawley officiating. Condolences may be shared with the family at