Joann Jennings Woosley, 80, of LaBelle died on July 3, 2013.
She was the daughter of the late L.M. & Erma Hand Jennings and is survived by three daughters: Patti Nixon (fiance Bob Carroll), Sherri Carpenter (Steve), and Mara Woosley (Tim Loyd); and one son, Larry Woosley (Ellen) and daughter-in-law, Sandra Woosley; twelve grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren, as well as a large and loving extended family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, W. G. Woosley, and two sons, Tommy and Danny.
Joann was a long-time member of and pianist for the First Christian Church in LaBelle. She was well-known in the community as the third-generation owner of Jennings Hardware, and her family was selected as the Swamp Cabbage Festival Pioneer Family in 1986.
In lieu of flowers, her family requests donations be made to the First Christian Church Music Fund, PO Box 10, LaBelle, FL 33975 or the Danny Woosley Memorial Scholarship Foundation, 6340 Channing Ave., Ft. Myers, FL 33905 www.dannywoosley.org.
Visitation will be at Akin-Davis Funeral Home on 560 E. Hickpochee Av., LaBelle from 5 PM to 8 PM on Saturday, July 6th. Funeral services will be held at the First Christian Church of LaBelle, 138 Ford Avenue, at 1:30 PM on Sunday, July 7th.