Melba Joan Wynn, age 85 of Rome, Ga. passed away peacefully on January 01, 2023.

Joan was a proud member of South Broad Baptist Church from Rome, GA for many years and she loved singing church hymns. She was a loving mother and wife; she enjoyed working with her hands doing crochet. Joan loved music especially old country music and artist like Cash, Dolly Parton and Haggar. She enjoyed playing bingo and socializing. And really liked doing word cross puzzles.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Julie Ann Stewart, her sister Christine Graham and her brother Walther Graham, Jr.

Survivors include her two daughters, Lee (Gary) Johnson from Wax Community and Susan (David) Cordle from Gaysville, AL, her son Freddie (Mandy) Stewart, Jr., from Rome, Ga. Two sisters, Ann (Tommy) Johnson, from Millen, GA and Jean Hooks, from Twin Cities, GA. Her brother, Freddie Graham from Swainsboro, GA, her grandchildren, Haley Holtz, Stuart Johnson, Tommy Stewart, Precious Gibson, Freddie Stewart III and James Stewart, her great-grandchildren, Sidney Holtz, Lily Holtz and Taylor Johnson.

Pallbearers include, Freddy Stewart III, James Stewart, Stuart Johnson, Gary Johnson and David Stewart.

The family will receive family and friends at Good Shepherd Funeral Home on Wednesday, January 04, 2023, from 11:00PM until funeral services at 1:00PM, following interment at Oaknoll Memorial Gardens. Rev. Horace Stewart will be officiating, and her sister Ann Johnson will be speaking.

Parnick Jennings Sr. – Good Shepherd Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.