Jo McCorkle

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Jo Ellen McCorkle, 90, of Tyronza, died May 21, 2016 in Jonesboro. Born Sept. 5, 1925 in Finger, Tenn., she was a retired sales clerk and was a member of First Baptist Church of Tyronza for 70 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Eston Browder and Ophelia Austin Browder, husband J.T. McCorkle, daughter Rachel Ezekiel, sisters Ruth Wigginton, Sally Austin and Alcie Kitchens, and brother George Browder.

Mrs. McCorkle leaves her grandson, Jeff Ezekiel of Tyronza.

Graveside funeral services, officiated by Bobby Winters, will be held at Tyronza Cemetery on Thursday, May 26 at 11 a.m.

Arrangements are being made by Wilson Funeral Home of Tyronza.