Joyce Elizabeth (Haley) McDaniel, a native of Canton, Georgia died Sunday, March 24, 2013 at the home of her son, Robert McDaniel in Mission, Texas. Born October 14, 1934 in Cherokee County to Odessa Haley, Joyce is a graduate of Canton High School. She worked for many years at Lockheed-Georgia Company in Marietta, Georgia until her retirement. She is preceded in death by her husband, Bobby McDaniel; her mother Odessa Haley, and her brothers James Haley and Bobby Haley. She is survived by her son, Robert McDaniel (wife Rebecca McDaniel), and her three grandchildren Delaney McDaniel (13), Emily McDaniel (11) and Dalton McDaniel (8) all of Mission, Texas. Nieces and nephews include: Myra Tant, Cheryl Reeves, Jerome Haley, Vickie Vaughan, Denise Webber, Jonny McDaniel, Sue Kirby, Greg Eger Lori Tuttle, Alicia Evans and sister-in-law Barbara Eger. Also surviving are numerous cousins and other family members. She was a loving mother, grandmother and friend. Her remarkable spirit, positive outlook and care and concern for others are an inspiration to many. Visitation will be held at Darby Funeral Home, Canton, Georgia on Friday, March 29, 2013 from 4-8 pm. A memorial service will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Canton, Georgia on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 11:00 am. The caring staff of Darby Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.