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Obituary of Jo Myers

Addie JoAnne “Jo” Johnson Myers, 80 of Boyle, MS. She was called home to be with the Lord on December 05, 2020. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, December 08, 2020 with no prior public visitation held. A private family graveside will follow. Masks are required to attend Celebration of Life Service. Mrs. Myers was born in Detroit, Michigan, on June 12, 1940 to Unious Samuel Johnson and Winnie Durfee Johnson. Her family moved to Parkin, Arkansas in 1941. On June 14, 1958, she married Harry S. Myers in Hernando, MS. They moved to Cleveland in 1968. She worked at The Cleveland State Bank from 1971 until 1992. They founded Needle Specialty Products in 1988 and she worked there until her retirement in 2002. She enjoyed painting, playing cards with her friends, and especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Harry S. Myers and her son, Jeffrey Alan Myers, Sr., her sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Dick Hawk of Lenior City, TN and her niece, Linda Hawk Cunningham of Knoxville, TN. Mrs. Myers is survived by her son, Mark Myers (Kim Phillips) and daughter, Vickie Myers Whitten (Michael) of Cleveland. Grandchildren: Jeffrey A. Myers, Jr. (Ann Marie), Hunter Myers (Gina Fly), Brett Myers, Samantha Myers, Jessica Parrott (Joey), Whitney Jackson (Eric) and Houston Griffith. Great grandchildren: Mattison and Caleb Myers, Preston and Parker Myers, Alexis Phillips, Emery and Addi Parrott, Carter Ann and Knox Jackson. Pallbearers: Eric Jackson, Joey Parrott, Sid Melton, Jr., Clay Peeples, Reed Rocconi, Bill Griffith In Lieu of flowers the family wishes donations to be made to the Boyle Baptist Church. Bro. Clarence Edwards will officiate the service

Celebration of Life

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Ray Funeral Home
206 Bishop Road
Cleveland, Mississippi, United States