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Jo Ann Cleveland, 76

Jo Ann Cleveland, 76 of Austin, Arkansas went to be with the Lord January 24, 2021. Jo Ann was born May 16, 1944 to Hugh and Lena Vincent, in Hickory Plains, AR.

She is survived by her children, whom she loved, Richard (Becky) Bevill, Jo (Don) Barker, Ailene (Jason) Clark, David (Joie) Bevill, Leah (Steve) James, Gail Reed (Robert Bush), Jerry (Lisa) Cleveland, and James Cleveland; four sisters Deb Little, Mary Reaves, Pat Bass, and Jane Bayles; 20 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents Hugh and Lena Vincent; husband, R.E. Cleveland; her sons, D.D. Bevill, Tim Bevill, and John Fallon; brothers Robert, Jimmy, and Bob Vincent; and sister Martha Haley.

Visitation will be Friday, January 29, 2021 from 9:00-10:00 am at A Natural State Funeral Service in Jacksonville. Funeral Service will follow at 10:00 am. Interment will be at Short Cemetery in Butlerville.

In light of the current health concerns, Jo Ann’s family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers if you are not able to attend the service. Please be aware, as per Arkansas directives, attendance will be regulated in accordance to Arkansas guidelines, all guests in attendance will be required to wear masks/facial coverings and social distancing guidelines will be in place.

Arrangements entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400

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  • Keith and Mary Kilpatrick Posted January 26, 2021 5:56 PM

    I’m sorry to hear Jo Ann passed away. You all are in my prayers.

  • Teresa Williams Posted January 27, 2021 7:04 AM

    Jo and Leah so sorry for your loss.

  • Johnny Green Posted January 27, 2021 9:04 AM

    I have some very fond memories of JoAnn and R. E. My sincere condolences to the family.

  • Glenda and C.J. Bullock Posted January 27, 2021 9:46 AM

    Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time.

  • paul overturf Posted January 27, 2021 2:23 PM

    Sorry to hear about this. I have many fond memories of the family from the many years you lived next door. You were always there for me to help in any way on the farm. I have so many fond memories of the whole family.

  • Chas Neal Posted January 29, 2021 8:15 AM

    Love and prayers!

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