Jo Ann Young went to our Heavenly Father on September 25, 2017. Graveside services will be Wednesday at 11:00 am at Panhandle Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Panhandle.
Jo was born on November 13, 1934 in North Platte Nebraska. She married Bill Young on March 26, 1964. Jo and Bill moved to Panhandle, TX from Oklahoma City, OK in 1989. During her long career in the banking industry, she worked as a teller, loan officer and financial advisor. She especially enjoyed her years working at the First National Bank of Panhandle where she made many friends. Jo loved gardening and loved to read.
Jo was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Jim Brumfield, her daughter, Jamie Cisney and her beloved husband, Bill.
She is survived by her two sons, Steve and William, both of Panhandle, Texas and their wives, Mary Beth and Jody. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Trinity by the Sea Episcopal Church, Box 346 Port Aransas, TX 78373 Attention: Homes for Displaced Port Aransas Marlins. (Providing temporary housing for the people of Port Aransas, TX, Hurricane Harvey Relief)
I worked with Jo for many years in Guymon, Oklahoma. And then when I moved to Amarillo, she would come by and see me. She was such a sweet friend. I will treasure the beautiful Waterford crystal champagne flutes she gave Jerry and me for our wedding, and my memories of her.
Sharon Peddy BakerAmarillo, TX
Condolences to a wonderful family. My prayers are with you.
Jack BaggsHomestead, FL
Bill and Jody, Steve and Mary Beth and all the family, We always enjoyed Jo and her contagious wit! She was always very friendly and a fun personality to us and we pray for peace and comfort for all of you.
Sheri and Mark UrbanczykPanhandle, TX
My love and prayers for the family. May God hold you and keep you.
Steve SmithGuymon, OK
To the family please accept my sincere condolences for the loss of your loved one. May you take comfort from the scriptures that soon all sickness and death will one day be a thing of the past. I hope these scriptures will give you some comfort. Isaiah 25:8 and Revelation 21:3,4
Bill and Jody, and family, prayers for you and your families, I also remember Jo Ann at the FNB in Panhandle , another angel ...
Katherine MurrayPanhandle, TX
So sorry to hear about Jo a wonderful lady and now a very special angel with no more memory loss, confusion , or pain. My prayers for the family.
Barbara CosperPanhandle, TX
So sorry for your loss. May you have peace and comfort.
Mackie WoodPanhandle, TX
Loving memories whenever I saw you. And I will always think of you when I smell your perfume, "White Shoulders"
Courtney Roberson Sexton
Tracy RobersonPauls Valley, OK
Bill, Jody and Katie, We are so sorry for your loss. We know how special she was to you. You are in our hearts and prayers. Love, Jarvis & Nancy
Nancy HamptonAmarillo, TX