Joan Margaret (May) Stark

Joan Margaret (May) Stark, 81 of Monroe, Ga., formerly of Ridgway, died Friday, July 19, 2013 at her residence following a stroke. She was born on June 3, 1932 in Ridgway and is the daughter of the late Marvin and Margaret Stark. She had resided in Florida most of her life before moving to Georgia in 2006. Mrs. May was a graduate of Ridgway High School in 1950. After her graduation she enlisted in the United States Air Force and served in the administration career field for four years and received an honorable discharge. Mrs. May is survived by her two sons, Dwayne May and his wife Linda, of Oxford, Ga. and Douglas May and his friend, Mary Siegel of Dayton, Ohio; four grandchildren, Eric and his wife, Claire of Walnut Grove, Ga., Kevin and his wife, Whitney of Fort Myers, Fla., along with Adam from Columbus, Ohio and Andrew of Boone, N.C. Joan also has five great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her parents and her brother, James Stark. A memorial service for Joan Stark will be at Summer's Landing, in Monroe, Ga. on Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Summer's Landing Assisted Living Facility of Monroe, Ga. Advantage Funeral Home, Lilburn, Georgia entrusted with arrangements.