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Josephine "Jo" Ezell
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Obituary for Josephine "Jo" Ezell

Josephine “Jo” Ezell, 86, of Petal, died February 26, 2018, at Columbia Rehab & Health. Visitation will be Thursday, March 1, 2018, at Moore Funeral Chapel in Petal, from 11:30 a.m. until 1:15. Graveside services will be at 1:30 p.m. in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Jo was the owner of Jo’s Place in Petal, a catering business and restaurant, for 30 years. She was a member of United Assembly of God where she also served as church secretary for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert D. Ezell; her parents, Joseph and Maybell Runnels; two half-sisters; and 13 brothers and sisters.
She is survived by one son, Ricky Ezell of Boston, MA; one daughter, Jan (Ed) Clark of Sumrall; two brothers, A.J. (Lola) Reynolds of Waynesboro and Benjamin (Teresa) Runnels of Onalaska, TX; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

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11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
Moore Funeral Service - Petal

789 East Central Ave.
Petal, MS 39465





1:30 PM
Hillcrest Cemetery

300 Hillcrest Loop
Petal, MS 39465


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