Jo Lea Connot, 66, of Whitesboro, Texas was called to her eternal home on Saturday, August 27, 2022.
Jo was born on October 10, 1955 in Winner, South Dakota, to Leonard Lee and Beverly (Smith) Nespor. She was a graduate of Northeast High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. Jo worked for Southwestern Bell/ AT&T since 1973 and she was the owner of JDC Furniture. Her favorite color was purple. She enjoyed gardening, shopping at Dollar General, motorcycles and just about every animal God ever made. Jo never met a stranger or a stray animal that she didn’t try to take care of. She loved her family and friends and was ‘Mom” to everyone.
She is survived by her son, Wade Connot and wife, Jessica; stepdaughter, Stacie Connot; grandchildren, Jolee Connot, Justess Trevino, Jackson Pruitt, Journee Pruitt, Seiarah Connot, Cristal Cunningham and wife, Meagan, sister, Sandy Nespor, brother Robbie Nespor and wife, Barbara; sister, Tammy Nespor, nephews, T.D. Nespor, and Seth Wentz, two great-nephews and two great-nieces as well as many cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends.
Jo was preceded in death by her husband, David Connot, parents, Leonard and Beverly, stepmother, Doris Nespor, stepfather, Lowell Fenner, sister, Lorie Nespor Tolifson, brother, Randy Nespor and stepson, Jason Connot.
Funeral services honoring Jo will be held at 4:00 PM on Friday, September 2, 2022 at Meador Funeral Home of Whitesboro, officiated by Pastor John Matey. A time of visitation for family and friends will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday, September 1, 2022 at Meador Funeral Home.