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Jo Anna Cross

Jo Anna Cross, 78, of Pikeville, Tennessee died Monday, April 12, 2021 at home with family by her side.

She was a member of the Jehovah Witness, enjoyed gardening, mainly flowers, and bird watching.

Preceding Jo in death were her parents, Joseph Arthur and Aeril Virginia Nordenskjold Kleist; sisters, Suzanne Kay and Fay Cassoday.

Left behind to cherish her memory are her husband of 60 years, Jerry Lee Cross; son, Patrick (Carol) Cross of Florida; daughter, Laurie Cross and Shawn S. Cross, both of Pikeville;  sister-in-law, Elaine Watts; brother-in-law, Richard (Susan) Cross; grandchildren, Scott, Zachery, Alexander, and Courtney; special niece and nephew, Brian and Sandy Crichfield; numerous other nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.

There is no service planned at this time.

Condolences can be made at

Pikeville Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.

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