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Joanna Wood, 72

Joanna (Bacorn) Wood, age 72 of Ozark, Mo., passed away Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013 in her home. She was born June 15, 1941 the daughter of Freda (Livingston) Bacorn and Joseph Bacorn, Jr. On April 6, 1960 she was united in marriage to Hugh Alan Wood and this union was blessed with two daughters.
Joanna was preceded in death by her parents, infant sister Betty Louise, infant brother Joseph Bacorn III and step-father Doran Manis.
Joanna is lovingly survived by her husband Alan; daughters Cynthia Venable and Deborah Shattuck and husband Mike, all of Ozark; brother Fred Bacorn and wife, Connie, of Ava; granddaughters Kylie Gallegos and husband, Daniel, and Jesika Venable; grandson Wyatt Shattuck; honorary daughter Faye Griffin and husband, Joe, and granddaughter Taylre Griffin; sister-in-law Holly Frasher and husband, Dwayne; brother-in-law Robert Wood, and several other caring relatives and many good friends.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 26, 2013 in Nixa Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Gary Swearengin officiating. Burial followed in Ava City Cemetery, Ava, Mo. Visitation was held 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday afternoon in Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark. The family suggests donations be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamily