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Jo Ann Willis Yarbrough

June 7, 1936 October 6, 2018
Jo Ann Willis Yarbrough
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Mrs. Jo Ann Willis Yarbrough, age 82, of Mableton, GA passed away Saturday, October 6, 2018.

She was born on June 7, 1936 in Rome, GA, a daughter of Clyde Willis and Mozelle Godfrey Willis. Mrs. Yarbrough lived her childhood years in Aragon and was a graduate of Rockmart High School class of 1952. Mrs. Yarbrough had lived the greater part of her adult life in the Mableton area. She was of the Church of God faith, loved to read, enjoyed shopping thrift stores and going camping.

She was preceded in death by her mother and father; husband, J. P. Yarbrough; sister, Sue Willis Lott; and brother, Bud Willis.

Survivors include her daughter, Cindy Yarbrough of Mableton; two sons: Steve Yarbrough and his wife Diane of Douglasville and Lanny Yarbrough and his wife Vickie of Douglasville; one granddaughter, Jennifer Yarbrough Lehman and her husband Brad; and one great grandson, Wyatt Lehman; a number of nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 3:00 PM in the chapel of the Alvis Miller & Son Funeral Home with Brother Dick Hollis and Brother Wayne Strickland officiating and the eulogy will be given by her son, Steve Yarbrough. Interment will follow in the Live Oak Baptist Church Cemetery with Brother Danny Goddard officiating.

Pallbearers will include: Tim Yarbrough, Dink Yarbrough, Brad Yarbrough, Brad Lehman, Ross Lang, Steve Yarbrough and Lanny Yarbrough.

The family will receive friends Tuesday afternoon from 1:00 PM until the funeral hour at the funeral home.

The Alvis Miller & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Jo Ann Willis Yarbrough.

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