Barrow, Jo-Ann

Monday, January 15, 2018
Jo-Ann Barrow
Jo-Ann Barrow

Jo-Ann Barrow, 78, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on January 13, 2018.

She was born on September 3, 1939, to the late Henry and Mary Grimes. Jo-Ann was a lifelong resident of this area and she enjoyed reading and traveling.

In addition to her mother and father, she was preceded in death by her son, Carlos Cartwright; grandson, Lee Duckett; and brother, Junior Grimes.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory her husband of 48 years, Billy Barrow; son, Scott Barrow (Alicia); daughters, Debbie Downs (Craig) and Sheila Price; brothers, Charles Grimes; grandchildren, Holly Barrow and Cole Cartwright. In addition to these, she leaves many extended family members and friends. 

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 23, at Lakewood Memorial Gardens East at 4621 Shallowford Road, Chattanooga, Tn. 37411. The family will have a viewing for friends and family from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m. at Companion Funeral Home located at 2419 Georgetown RD NW, Cleveland, Tn. 37311. 

You are invited to share a personal memory of Jo-Ann or your condolences with her family at her online memorial at www.companionfunerals.com.

Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Barrow family with these arrangements.


Bales, Wayne

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