Joan McDaniel Ledford, age 77, of Oneonta, passed away on January 26, 2020 in Blairsville, Georgia. She is preceded in death by her husband, Tom Ledford; parents, William and Maude McDaniel; brother, Don McDaniel. Joan was a member of the Prayer-Shawl Ministry at Lester Memorial United Methodist Church; past president of the Oneonta Garden Club; graduate of Auburn University and president of ZTA. She is survived by her son Jeff Ledford; son and daughter-in-law Scott and Angel Ledford; grandchildren, Marshall Ledford, Curtis Ledford and Austin Edrington; sister, Linda Harrelson. Memorial services will be held on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Lemley Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 1:30 until service time on Sunday at the funeral home. In Lieu of Flowers, the family wished donations to either the Oneonta Hope House - Jim King at (205) 363-0892 or the O.F.F.E.R. "Oneonta Foundation of Future Educational Research" - Sherry Reeves at 205-545-5913. Lemley Funeral Home is honored to serve the Ledford Family.