Jo Dawes, 84

Mrs. Jo Nell (Sledd) Dawes, age 84 of Calvert City, KY passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019, at Calvert City Convalescent Center in Calvert City, KY.

Born Saturday, April 21, 1934 in McCracken Co, KY, she was the daughter of the late James Franklin Sledd and the late Meta (Higgins) Sledd. She was the married to her late husband, Howard Lewis Dawes, Sr. on July 24, 1952. She was homemaker and was a member of Calvert City Church of Christ.

Surviving are her children; Meta Lineberry of Calvert City, KY; Howard Lewis “Bubby” Dawes, Jr. of Calvert City, KY; Andy Dawes of Calvert City, KY; and Tommy Dawes of Calvert City, KY. 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 4 great great-grandchildren also survive.

Mrs. Dawes was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; son, Steven Dawes; grandson, Dave Lineberry; brothers, Glenn Sledd, Loy Sledd and Pete Sledd; sister, Idella Kirby.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Calvert City Church of Christ, Calvert City, KY with Lance Cordle officiating. Interment will follow the service in Calvert City Cemetery, Calvert City, KY.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 am to 1:00 PM on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at Calvert City Church of Christ, 4625 U.S. Hwy 62, Calvert City, KY.

The family asks that contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Jo Nell Dawes to the Marshall County Exceptional Center, P.O. Box 423, Benton, KY 42025.