WELDON, JOYCE MACKEY, age 85, of Birmingham, passed away Thursday, December 27, 2012. She is survived by her husband, Robert "Bobby" Weldon; daughters, Joyce Freed (Peter), Teresa Manley (Ed) and Sallie Freed; grandchildren, Robert "Bobby" Hill, Lucie Hill, John Hill, Carter Freed, James Thompson, Jillian Thompson and Rebecca Freed; and special nieces and nephew, Jan Poling, Chip Wade and Tina Robinson. She was always a happy and vibrant child and woman. Joyce married the love of her life, Bobby in 1949 and was a loving wife for 63 years. She was a kind moma and aunt. Joyce taught a Banks High School from 1975-1983. She was touched by all who knew her, never meeting a stranger, she always had a hug and beaming smile. Her family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 from 5-7 PM at Ridout's Trussville Chapel. There will be a graveside service on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Forest Hill Cemetery beginning at 1 PM.