Obituary: Jo Anne Briscoe


Jo Anne Briscoe, 70, of Cullman passed from this life on Sept. 30, 2022, at her home, surrounded by family. She was born Aug. 19, 1943, to John Sherman & Helen Inez Rodgers Briscoe. Mrs. Briscoe was a 1961 graduate of West Point High School. She drove for CARTS for several years. She was a Christian, she loved her family, she loved animals and she loved gardening. No services are planned at this time.

Mrs. Briscoe was preceded in death by her parents: John Sherman & Helen Inez Rodgers Briscoe; and by one brother: Darrel Briscoe.

She is survived by her children: Leigh Anne Allen, Jason (Amy) Allen, and Joella Yarbrough (Dennis Langford); grandchildren: Kalyn Allen, Lane Allen, Emily Yarbrough, Ethan Yarbrough, Mattellan Rusk, and Nathan Rusk; great-grandchildren: Kylan, Keely, and Kinsley; and a host of family and friends.

Cullman Funeral Home is honored to serve the Briscoe family.