Jo Ellen Ellis

Jo Ellen Ellis

September 13, 2023, 74, Middlesex —

Jo Ellen Ellis, 74, passed away at Johnston UNC Healthcare in Smithfield on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, surrounded by her family. Born in Johnston County on October 18, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Cremo and Sadie Narron. Jo is also preceded in death by her siblings, Jean Gay, Sue Whitaker, Dickie Narron, and Mamie Ree Owens.

While spending time at home, Jo could often be seen sewing. She loved sewing and making beautiful curtains. Jo’s pride and joy was her family. Her love for them knew no bounds and each moment spent with them was a cherished memory. Jo will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

A graveside service to celebrate Jo’s life will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery in Stancils Chapel. The family will receive friends following the service

Jo Ellen is survived by her daughter, Angie Jones, and husband, Jerry; granddaughter, Samantha Moore and wife, Whitney Moore; great-grandchild, Matthew Moore; sister, Judy Hawley and husband, Jackie; and brother, Tommy Narron and wife, Patt. Jo is also survived by nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly.

Services have been entrusted to Kenly Funeral Service.

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