Jo Ann Green, age 77, of Salem

Jo Ann Green, age 77, of Salem


Jo Ann Green, age 77, of Salem, passed away Friday, March 29 at Norton Hospice Care Center. 

Jo Ann was born August 30, 1946, in Flint, Michigan, the daughter of Orville Wayne and Olive Fay Blevins Kight.  She was a retired first grade teacher for Bradie Shrum Elementary School.  She was a member of Salem United Methodist Church, Tri-Kappa, Piecemakers Quilt Guild, and Salem Public Library Book Club.  

Jo Ann married Gary Lee Green on December 22, 1967, and he preceded her in death on April 20, 2021.  She was also preceded in death by her parents:  Orville Wayne and Olive Fay Kight.  

She is survived by her children:  Gari Jo Pazdzinski (Francis IV) of Burke, Virginia and Joshua Green (Nazgul) of Winghaven, Missouri, a brother:  Mark Kight (Robert Morrow) of Ann Arbor, Michigan, and two granddaughters: Leila S. Green and Adele E. Green. 

Funeral services will be held Friday at 10:00AM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be Thursday from 2-6PM and Friday from 9AM-time of service at the funeral home. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Salem Public Library