Joan Moreo Hale was born January 23, 1931 in Union City, New Jersey, daughter of Peter Moreo and Henrietta Quick. She passed away on July 28, 2014 at the age of 83. Joan joined the Air Force as a young woman, where she met her husband Charlie W. Hale. She lived most of her life in Marietta, GA. She is survived by her grandson, Ryan Fuquea, great-grandson, Sawyer Fuquea, her sister Theresa Kaminski, and two nephews. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 31 at 2pm in the chapel of A.S. Turner and Sons Funeral Home in Decatur, GA. A wake will occur at the same location on Wednesday July 30, from 6pm to 8pm.