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Bill died November 25, 2011, in Linden, NC. He was a Marine Corps veteran and a U.S. Forest Service smokejumper. Bill was in the Marine Corps 1948-52, North Carolina State and Wake Forest University 1953-56, CPA firm 1957-62 and Cumberland County 1962-85. Before retiring in 1985, he was a Captain with the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office and director of the Identification Bureau. Bill jumped at NCSB during the 1953 season.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Joyner, William Murdock "Bill" (North Cascades 1953)" (2021). Smokejumper Obituaries. 249.