Jo Ann Hambers, 72, of Greenwood, Mississippi, formerly of Lake Village, died on August 30, 2016 at the Greenwood Leflore Hospital.
She was a homemaker and a Baptist. She enjoyed volunteering at Life Help in Greenwood, Mississippi
Mrs. Hambers was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Hambers; an infant, and her father, Lonnie Knight.
She is survived by a son, Bill Hambers, III of Lake Village; a daughter, Sandra Hambers; her mother, Faye Parks Knight; a brother, Ronnie Knight all of Greenwood, Mississippi; two sisters, Betty Milholland of Fort Worth, Texas and Linda Pate of Jackson, Mississippi; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Graveside services and burial will be held on September 1 at 10 a.m. at the Portland Cemetery with Rev. Craig Chain officiating. Visitation is August 31 from 6-8 p.m. at Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home in Hamburg.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 901 N. University Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72207.