Jo-Ann Hoots, 77, of Rector, Ark., passed away October 12, 2020, at her home in Paragould, Ark.
She was born on December 18, 1942, in St. Francis, Ark., and was the daughter of George and Eulale (Dalton) Clark.
Jo-Ann was united in marriage to Gerald W. Hoots on June 13, 1959, and he preceded her in death on December 8, 2015.
She was also preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Hazel McLeskey.
Jo-Ann was a Registered Nurse and worked at the Piggott Community Hospital and many nursing homes around the surrounding areas. She loved to read and especially enjoyed playing computer games.
Survivors include her children, Jason Wayne Hoots and wife Cyndi of Paragould, Ark., Andy Hoots and wife Debra of Star City, Ark. and Cindy Patton and husband Roy of Rector, Ark.; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 16, at the Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, in Piggott, Ark., with Bro. Mark Book officiating. Burial is in Gravel Hill Cemetery at St. Francis, Ark. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be held from 12 to 1 p.m. on Friday, prior to services, at the funeral home.