Joyce Preston

Long, lost mother of Sara; abandoned her daughter when the child was at a very young age; divorced and twice widowed; materialistic and scheming, she's trying to grab her share of her daughter's inheritance from her own late husband

full name
Joyce Jane Shelton Summers Scott Preston

born
1896

marital history
Mort Summers (1916 - 1922; divorced)
Gordon Scott (1923 - 1932; widowed)
Thornton Preston (1933 - October 1935; widowed)

romantic involvements
Stephen Lake (lover, deceased)

children
Sara Summers (daughter w. Mort)

occupation
socialite

residence
Springhill Manor, 54 Spring Lake Dr.; Albanyville

represented by images of
Gale Sondergaard

first appearance
Episode #62


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