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JoAnn Bailey Wrenn, 84, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2019 at home in Plant City, Florida after a courageous battle with Alzheimer complications. Burial will be in Roanoke Rapids, NC, also her place of birth.

Adored wife of Roscoe Wrenn, Jr. and loving mother of David (Leslie) Wrenn of Plant City, FL; Douglas (Kathleen) Wrenn of Iowa City, Iowa; her sister, Paula (Ronald) Emerick of Canonsburg, PA; her nephew Michael (Valerie) Pardee of McDonald, PA and her niece Deborah Hargrove of Roanoke Rapids, NC.

She is also survived by her grandchildren, Dillon, Brittany and Zachary Wrenn of Plant City, FL; Jennifer Kellogg, Jill and Michelle Wrenn of Iowa and her great grandchildren, Hailey and Emma Kellogg of Iowa. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Alice Bailey and brother, James D. Bailey.

JoAnn was married to her high school sweetheart, "Rock" Wrenn, for 45 years until his passing in 1999. At that time, she relocated to Plant City, FL where she loved the weather, the many excursions to Disney and especially loved cooking for her family.

The family will receive friends Tuesday February 12, 2019 from 7:00 P.M. until 8:30 P.M. at Wrenn Clarke and Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service.

Graveside Services will be held Wednesday February 13, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at Cedarwood Cemetery with Rev. Joseph Casteel officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lifepath Hospice, 4200 W. Cypress St., Tampa, FL 33609


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