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In Memory of

Jo Ann Massie Welch

June 18, 1942 - November 26, 2016

Obituary


Jo Ann Welch, 74, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016. Visitation will be held Monday, November 28 from 6:00-8:00 PM. Celebration of Life Service will be held Tuesday, November 29, at Ridout's Prattville Chapel at 12:30 PM, followed by burial at Alabama National Cemetery at 2:45 PM. She is preceded in death by her mother and father, Massey and Odell Collins; step-son, Mark R. Garland; and granddaughter, Tiffany Wilkinson Story. She is survived by her husband, Jim Welch; daughters, Pamela Keith Story (David), and Lisa Keith Cunningham (Greg); son, Melvin Scott Keith; step-son, Timothy K....

Jo Ann Welch, 74, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016. Visitation will be held Monday, November 28 from 6:00-8:00 PM. Celebration of Life Service will be held Tuesday, November 29, at Ridout's Prattville Chapel at 12:30 PM, followed by burial at Alabama National Cemetery at 2:45 PM. She is preceded in death by her mother and father, Massey and Odell Collins; step-son, Mark R. Garland; and granddaughter, Tiffany Wilkinson Story. She is survived by her husband, Jim Welch; daughters, Pamela Keith Story (David), and Lisa Keith Cunningham (Greg); son, Melvin Scott Keith; step-son, Timothy K. Garland (Julie); sister, Judy Partridge (Buddy); brothers, Buddy Collins, Bobby Collins (Wanda); sister-in-law, Sharon Owens (Ron); care givers, Jewel Hinton and Melissa Alexander; grandchildren, James Hunter Story, David Trae Story, Gregory Alec Cunningham, Samantha Evan Cunningham, Courtney Allyson Cooper, Michael Garland (Katie), Brian Garland (Betty), and Laura Garland; great grandchildren, Brayden Garland and Syhani Garland; extended family, Spencer Traywick, Ellen Traywick and boys. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gentiva Hospice, Southeast Hospice, or Auburn Veterinary School.
Arrangements under the direction of Ridout's-Brown-Service Prattville Chapel, Prattville, AL.