Jo Ann Sims age 78 of Arkadelphia, passed away Friday April 20, 2018, at Baptist Health Medical Center in Arkadelphia. She was born December 31, 1939, to William E. and Birtie Spurlin Ledbetter in Friendship, AR.
She was a member of the Friendship Baptist Church and a former bookkeeper for the City of Friendship. Jo Ann loved fishing and working in her yard. She enjoyed spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers: Coy, Billy Joe and Eugene Ledbetter and three sisters: Hazel Langston, Adele Dodd and Sue Norwood.
She is survived by many loving nieces, nephews, family and friends
The visitation will be from 5-7 pm Monday evening April 23rd at Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home in Arkadelphia. Graveside services will be 2pm Tuesday April 24, 2018 at the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Friendship.
Pallbearers are Jeremy Rook, Chad Rook, Shane Stephenson, Chris Hixon, Will Hixon and Ed Ray.
APR 23. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home
517 Clay St.
Arkadelphia, AR, US, 71923
APR 24. 2:00 PM
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Friendship, AR, US