Joan O. Heacox 77, of Franklin, IN, passed away October 15, 2005. She was born in Indianapolis, IN. She was a teacher for Indianapolis Public Schools for many years and was a member of Irish Wolfhound Club of America, Central Indiana Kennel Club, Indianapolis Obedience Training Club, Eastern Star Englewood Chapter #483 and Indianapolis Retired Teacher Association. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilburn W. Heacox; daughter, Geraldine Hoel. Survivors: children, Elizabeth Burtless, Vivian Ballard; sisters, Lois Chaney, Helen Lynch, 6 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Service: Saturday, October 22, 2005 11 a.m. at Flanner & Buchanan Funeral Center - Washington Park East, with calling Friday, October 21, 2005 4 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Washington Park East Cemetery. Memorial contribution can be made to Indiana Masonic Home Foundation, Inc. P.O. Box 44210, 525 North Illinois Street, Indianapolis, IN 46244.