Mrs. Mary Jo Haynes age 91 of Lebanon passed away September 24, 2021. She was a native of Fort Smith, Arkansas, daughter of the late Ernest and Addie Harmon Campbell. She received her BA in Music Education from the College of the Ozarks. In her early adult years she taught school before becoming a homemaker. She was a member of New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church where she served as Sunday school teacher, song director and elder. She was a member of the Oakland Home Demonstration Club. She served as Adult Home Economic Director for the Wilson County Fair and was honored as Old Timer of the Wilson County Fair. She was honored by the Girl Scouts for thirty years of service and was also a Cub Scout leader. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-nine years, Joseph Nelson Haynes, July 24, 2003.
She is survived by two children: Robert (Karen) Haynes, Cindy (John) Walker; three grandchildren: Amber (Robby) Christmas, Matthew (Jessica) Neal, Sean Haynes; four great-grandchildren: Dawson and Addie Christmas, Olivia Neal and arriving in November, Peyton Neal.
Family and friends will assemble Monday, September 27, 2021, at 11 a.m. at the Cedar Grove Cemetery for graveside services with Bro. Paul Hancock officiating. Pallbearers: Matthew Neal, Sean Haynes, Robby Christmas, Robin Searcey, Ben Spicer, Scott Greer.
LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME, in charge of arrangements.