Joan Brooks Edmond died peacefully in Johns Creek, Ga., on Nov. 27, 2013.
She is survived by her children, Anne (Michael Romeo), Cathy (Steve Hipskind), Charles (Leslie) and Lee (Lisa). Joan has nine grandchildren whom she loved and spoiled.
Joan was born June 19, 1927, in Parkersburg. She graduated from Parkersburg High School and attended Denison University. While working as a medical librarian at University Hospital in Philadelphia, she met Horace Edmond. They married in 1949 and lived in many cities during their marriage. Ultimately, they settled in Dunwoody, Ga. She was a member of the Dunwoody United Methodist Church and was an auxiliary volunteer at Northside Hospital. She spent her free time at Dunwoody Country Club where she was an avid tennis player and golfer. Joan loved flowers and belonged to the Dunwoody Garden Club.
A private family service will be held in the near future.
Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation of Georgia.