Jo Ann HarrelsonOctober 31, 1938 ~ January 10, 2018 (age 79)
Anniston – Service for Jo Ann Harrelson, 79, will be Saturday, Jan. 13 at 2:00 pm at Anniston Memorial Funeral Home with Dr. Todd Stewart and Rev. Tommy Reaves officiating. Burial will follow at Anniston Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 2:00 pm.
Survivors include her husband of 56 years, Alfred Lee Harrelson; son and daughter-in-law, Alan Lee Harrelson and Temeah Borders Harrelson; daughter and son-in-law, Leigh Ann Harrelson Boone and Scott William Boone; grandchildren, Jack Henry Harrelson, Caroline Grace Boone, Anna Isabelle Boone and Catelyn Elizabeth Boone. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mildred Ola Florence and Herman Mack Florence and sister, Betty Huckaby.
Pallbearers will be Britt Fincher, Mark Huckaby, Mack Huckaby, Rodney Littlejohn, Chuck Simmons and David Bentley, Sr. Honorary pallbearers will be Norman Cole, Jerry Hall, Johnny Kelly, Tim McNeal, Wallace Rolain, David Bentley, Jr. and Rodney Patton.
Mrs. Harrelson grew up in Roanoke, AL where she graduated from Handley High School and then Southern Union where she was Miss Southern Union. In her early life she worked at Metropolitan Life Insurance but for most of her life she was a devoted stay at home mom. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and was known for her hospitality, love of people and compassionate heart.
The family would like to thank Alacare Hospice and her faith community at First Baptist Church of Saks.
Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made in her honor to the Big Oak Ranch, PO Box 507, Springville, AL, 35146 or bigoak.org. Online condolences may be left at: www.annistonmemorial.com.