Joan Roe went to meet her Lord and Savior after a lengthy battle with cancer on March 29th, 2022. Memorial services are planned for 11:00 am, Saturday, April 9th, 2022 at Forest Hills United Methodist Church with visitation one hour prior to start of service. Interment will be private.
Joan was born in Sandersville, Georgia and lived in the middle Georgia area all of her life. In 1956, she graduated from A. L. Miller High School and over the years worked for several local firms in their accounting divisions. In 2007, she retired from Triangle Chemical Company after 17 years of faithful service. Joan loved animals, music, books and was an avid dancer. She was a member of several dance clubs. Joan was an active member of Forest Hills United Methodist Church where she served with the Back Pack Ministry, Pumpkin Patch, Christmas Shoebox Ministry, Singing Saints and spent many hours working with Macon Outreach. She was a member of the Seekers Sunday School class.
Joan was preceded in death by her parents, Watson Lamar and Doris Bruce Prescott. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, William “Bill” Roe; one son, Tommy Roe (Carol); two daughters, Aarahwanna and Pollyanna Roe; one aunt, Betty Alexander; many cousins and faithful friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be sent to Forest Hills United Methodist Church or the donor’s favorite charity.
Monroe County Memorial Chapel has charge of arrangements.