Joann Edmonson McDonald

Friday, September 1, 2017

Mrs. Joann Edmonson McDonald, age 81, of Chapel Hill, TN, died Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. Born in Williamson Co., TN, Mrs. McDonald was a daughter of the late John Otis Edmonson and Cleadie Graham Edmonson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bob McDonald, and a daughter, Pamela Dawn Brock.

Joann graduated from Bethesda High School where she was Salutatorian for the Class of 1954. She retired from Third National Bank in Nashville, then moved to Chapel Hill and went to work for First Farmers and Merchants Bank for a few more years. She enjoyed working in her yard and flowers and loved art, painting and stained glass. She loved her travels to all the states of the U.S. and abroad.

Survived by her daughter, Lynn (Rodney) Howe of Culleoka, TN; sisters, Sue McPherson and Barbara (Earl) Harris of Chapel Hill, TN; a brother, Clinton Edmonson of Chapel Hill, TN; three grandchildren, John (Stephanie) Angell, Staci Brock, Jessi (Chad) Gower; four great grandchildren, Owen Gower, Kyla Angell, Christian Tucker, Aimee Tucker.

Visitation will be Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with burial to follow at Swanson Cemetery.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, TN in charge of the arrangements. (931)364-2233