Athens Review, Athens, Texas

Obituaries

October 7, 2013

Jo Pollei

Athens — Services for Jo Pollei, 76, of Lewisville, are scheduled for 2 p.m., Wednesday Oct. 9, 2013 at Eubank Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Dennis Woods officiating, under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home, Canton.

Burial will be in Haven of Memories, Canton.

She passed away Oct. 6, 2013 in Lewisville.

Mrs. Pollei was born June 26, 1937 in Lancaster, to Fred M. and Vada Jones Parks.

Jo grew up in DeSoto, where she graduated high school. After school, she attended beauty college. Jo and Jim were married in August of 1967. Jo worked at Zales as an accountant for several years before moving to Gun Barrel. She retired from Wal-Mart as a department manager in 2006. Jo was a member of Liberty Baptist Church in Gun Barrel.

Jo loved her grandchildren, babies, playing games and she was a great cook. She volunteered at Presbyterian Hospital in Denton in her spare time.

Surviving are: husband, James "Jim" Pollei of Lewisville; daughter, Joyce and Mark Hall of Waco; daughter, Jeanie and Eric Rosner of Flower Mound; daughter, Julie and Eric Smith of Irving; five grandchildren, Ashley and Peter Healey, Paul Henry, Lindsey Henry, Holly Henry and Jason Erler, Andrew Rosner; four great-grandchildren, Brooklyn Marie Erler, Addison Rene Erler, Grayson Wade Erler and Preston James Healey.

Jo was preceded in death by: her parents; brother, Charlie Parks; sister, Martha Faye Parks; nephew, Chuck Parks.

Pallbearers are Paul Henry, Andrew Rosner, Eric Rosner, Mark Hall, Peter Healey, Mike Pollei.

Family will receive friends Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Visit www.eubankfh.com to sign the online guestbook.

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