Jo Ann Haddock, 87, of Shawnee, went to be with the Lord July 13, 2017.

Jo Ann Haddock, 87, of Shawnee, went to be with the Lord July 13, 2017.

She was born Jan. 8, 1930, in Frederick, Oklahoma, to Ted and Hattie Talley.

She married Leon Haddock in 1951 and moved several times before settling in Shawnee to start a family.

Jo Ann was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Leon Haddock; son, Alan Haddock; and sister, Barbara.

Jo Ann is survived by her son, Lewis and his wife, Janell; grandson, James and wife, Cody; granddaughter, Rebekah Washburn and husband, Kyle; great-grandchildren, Truett Haddock, Edy Haddock and Bailey Washburn, and they referred to her as “Great-Greatmother”; she is also survived by brothers-in-law, Col. (Rev.) Al Farrow and Doug Bowers, nieces, nephews and extended family.

The family wishes to express their most sincere thanks to Dr. Kelli Koons, Dr. Lisa Landrum and the staff at the O.U. Stephenson Cancer Center, To Heartland Hospice of Shawnee, and to the Staff of Avonlea Cottage Assisted Living.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children.

Visitation will be held 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday, July 17, at Resthaven Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be held 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 18, at Resthaven Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.