Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Floyd Thomas and Lois Ledford Thomas. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mitchell Lamb, who died in 2005; and three sisters, Margie, Agnes and Geneva. She was a member of Cartoogechaye Church of God. Joan was a beloved mother and grandmother.
She is survived by four children, Jeff Lamb and wife Angie, Darlene Watson and husband Chris, Mickey Lamb and wife Meka and Tonya Morgan and husband Jamie all of Franklin; two sister, Janette Moody and Bea Door both of Greenville, SC; brother, Clyde Thomas and wife Delores of Greenville, SC; ten grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, at Newman Chapel Baptist Church. Rev. Phillip Cochran, Rev. Danny Prince and Rev. Bryon Lamb will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday, at the church.
Pallbearers will be Josh Bailey, Jake Lamb, Tyler Watson, Bryon Lamb, Nicholia Lamb, Tristan Lamb, John Beaver and Gabrail Lamb.
Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.