Jo Anne Grossi
Jo Anne Grossi
  • April 28, 1942 - December 27, 2016
  • Temple, Georgia

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Mrs. Jo Anne Grossi, age 74, of Temple, Georgia passed away December 27, 2016. She was born April 28, 1942 in Blue Ridge, Georgia. A feisty, but kind, gentle and loving woman, Mrs. Grossi loved her family, taking naps, strawberries and her coffee. An avid reader, she especially enjoyed the murder mystery genre and John Grisham. She lived the entire week to go to church and loved to study her Bible. Mrs. Grossi enjoyed watching Law and Order and The Vampire Diaries. She loved movies and Kenny Rogers.

Mrs. Grossi was preceded in death by her husband, Richard A. Grossi; her parents, Jessie and Jewell Parker Green; brother Jerry Green; and sister, Janice I. Hall.

She is survived by her son, Joe (Candy) Grossi; daughter, Margo (Mark) Fuller; brothers, James D. Green, Archer J. Green; sister, and Judith M. Kistler; four grandchildren; 4 step-grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews as well as other family members.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, December 30, 2016 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM. The funeral service will be Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 11:00 AM in the Rosehaven Chapel with Pastor Tommy Adams officiating. Interment will follow at Rosehaven Memorial Park.

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Arrangements by: Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville, GA 30134, 770-942-4246