December 9, 2015
Mrs. Edna Jo “Jo Jo” Howard, age 97 of Knoxville, Tennessee (formerly of Rockwood, Tennessee) passed away on Monday, December 7, 2015 at the Shannondale Healthcare Center. She was a Member of the Central Baptist Church of Bearden in Knoxville, Tennessee. Mrs. Howard was a 25 + year retiree of the State of Tennessee Employment Security Dept. She was a Member of the “1918” Club Society. She was a Loving Mother, Grandmother and Friend to all who knew her. She was Preceded in Death by Parents: C. O. & Marie Johnson; Aunt & Uncle: Vivian and Fred Russell
She is survived by: Daughter: Carla Sue Perkins of Knoxville, Tennessee
Granddaughter: Kristin Perkins of Knoxville, Tennessee
Other Extended Family and Many Friends in the Rockwood Area.
Arrangements are as Follows: Friday, December 11, 2015 in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary in Rockwood, Tennessee, Family will receive Friends from 12:00 noon to 2:00pm. Graveside Services will Follow Visitation at 2:00pm in the Oak Grove Cemetery, with Rev. Kenneth Clayton, officiating.
Evans Mortuary is serving the Family of Mrs. Edna Jo “Jo Jo” Howard.