JoAnne Dannehl

JoAnne Dannehl, 62, of Monticello, passed away June 1, 2021, at the Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.

She was born July 6, 1958, in Monticello, to the late Don Samson and Lee Higgins Samson.

JoAnne was retired from Stage Department Stores with 15 years of service and a member of First United Methodist Church. She was also an associate with Dallas Fashion and the Art Institute of Dallas.

She loved hiking, camping, gardening, playing cards and spending time with her grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a brother, Mark Samson and a grandson, Dylan Case Dannehl.

Survivors include her loving husband, Roy Dannehl, Jr.; her children, Jennifer Kelley of Sheridan, Amy Jones and Trey Dannehl both of Monticello; her sister, Jane Lee; her brother, Bruce Samson of Conway; along with her grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held Friday, June 4, at 2 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Chapel in Monticello with Rev. Stephen Coburn and Rev. Buddy Lemons officiating. Burial will be in Dannehl Cemetery.

Family visitation will be Thursday evening from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Arkansas Children’s Hospital.