Funeral services for Mrs. Jo Ann T. Boyd, 76, of Gainesboro,
TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, October 15, 2017,   at the
New Hope Baptist Church in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in
the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone  community  of
Jackson County, TN.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday
from  6 P.M. - 8 P.M., and  at the church on Sunday from 1 P.M.
until time of services.

She  passed  away   on   Wednesday,  October  11,  2017,  at
Signature Health Care of Putnam County.

She was born November 4, 1940, in  Atlanta, GA,  to  the  late
Rice Washington Tomlin and Mary Ellen Tomlin.    She   was   a
special education teacher's aide, and  served  in  the  Women's
Army Corp. She was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death  by  her
First Husband: Charles Leon Dees; and her  Second  Husband:
Robert W. Boyd.

Survivors   include   4   Sons: David D. Dees of Cameron, SC,
Robert E. Dees  of  Atlanta,  GA, Robert W. Boyd, Jr.  of  Butler,
PA, and Ronald L. Boyd of Dalton, GA; 1 Daughter: Kimberly A.
Hornback of Gainesboro, TN;   6   Grandchildren;  and  7 Great
Grandchildren.

Bro. Randy Heady will officiate at the services.
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