Mary Jo Barron, 87, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, February 2, 2012, at St. Mary's Medical Center. She was born February 27, 1924, in Westmoreland, TN to the late Leonard W. and Anna C. Bentle.
She attended Bethel Temple and was a loving mother and grandmother.
Jo was preceded in death by husband, Thomas N. Barron; sister, Mildred Weldon; and brother, Jack Bentle.
She is survived by her daughter, Toni Huish and her husband, Rev. Geoffrey Huish, of Lawrenceville; son, Thomas C. Barron and his wife, Sandy, of Evansville; grandchildren, Tom T. and Jenna Lee Barron; sister, Mabel Hape of Evansville; nieces and nephews.
Services will be 1:00 PM Monday, February 6, 2012, at Alexander East Chapel, officiated by Rev. Geoffrey Huish, with entombment in Oak Hill Mausoleum. Friends may visit Monday from 10:00 AM until service time at the funeral home.
The family wishes to give a special thanks to the staff and residents at Willow Park for their friendship and loving care.