“Mrs. Jo” will celebrate her 85th birthday on July 13. She was born in Maryville, Missouri, to Joe and Bessie Peery. She met her husband, Joe, in high school and they were married 66 years. He passed away in 2016. She has 3 children: Marcha (Lary) Anderson, Kevin (Debbi) Rankin and Jay (Joyce) Rankin. She also has five grandchildren (one deceased) and four great-grandchildren. Cards would be welcome at 27300 Jet Road, Maryville, MO 64468