WARREN — Jo Ann Jones, aged 78, most recently of Warren, Ark., died Saturday, February 18. She was born July 12, 1933, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, the daughter of the late Everett Harper and Inez Elrod Harper.

WARREN — Jo Ann Jones, aged 78, most recently of Warren, Ark., died Saturday, February 18. She was born July 12, 1933, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, the daughter of the late Everett Harper and Inez Elrod Harper.

She was a 1951 graduate of Rison High School, and attended the University of Arkansas at Monticello, where she later worked in the financial office and in the university library. She was the retired office manager of Elrod Company in Rison. She was a Baptist.

Surviving are two daughters: Joye L. Divine of Golden, Colorado, and Kellye Divine of Pine Bluff; two granddaughters: Allison Morphew of Hot Springs and Joye Morphew Miller of Rison; and two great-grandchildren.

A visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. on Wednesday at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in the Herbine community. Since there was cremation, a memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. following the visitation. Stories of remembrance will be welcome and encouraged. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Rison after the service. Arrangements by Frazer’s Funeral Home of Warren.