Jo Ann L. Dunn, age 92, of Zanesville, Ohio, died Saturday, September 2, 2023, at Genesis Hospice Care – Morrison House in Zanesville. She was born October 19, 1930, in Noble County, daughter of the late Russell Cook and Marie F. Ginn Keith. Jo Ann was a 1948 graduate of Caldwell High School and worked as a licensed beautician for over 50 years and managed The Boutique in Zanesville. She was a member of First Church of Christ in Caldwell and she was a Gold Star wife. Jo Ann enjoyed antiques, gardening, canning, sewing, and collecting quilts. Along with her husband and daughter, she traveled extensively, including to Greece, Germany, and Hawaii.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Billy Lee Dunn, whom she married June 19, 1954, and who died December 25, 1979; one sister, Ruth Ellen Coffland; and one brother, Russell Junior Keith.
Surviving are her daughter, Tamra G. Dunn of Zanesville; her siblings, Fred (Joyce) Keith and Paul (Cheryl) Keith, all of Caldwell, and Grace (Marvin) Jackson of New Bern, North Carolina; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Friends may call Wednesday, September 6, 2023, from 11AM-1PM at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, 416 East Street, Caldwell, where the funeral service will follow visitation at 1PM. Burial will follow at Olive Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Genesis Hospice, 713 Forest Ave., Zanesville, Ohio, 43701.