Jo Ellen Evans, 68, of Carrollton, Missouri, passed away March 20, 2011, at home with her girls by her side, after waging a courageous battle with cancer.

Jo Ellen Evans, 68, of Carrollton, Missouri, passed away March 20, 2011, at home with her girls by her side, after waging a courageous battle with cancer.

Visitation will be 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, March 24, 2011, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Carrollton, MO.  Rosary to follow visitation.  

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Friday, March 25, 2011, at the church with Father Kenneth Criqui as celebrant.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Hedrick Home Care and Hospice and H.E.L.P. Services, 1502 N. Jefferson, Carrollton, MO 64633.

Memories of Jo Ellen and condolences to the family may be left at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com.   

Funeral arrangements are pending and will be finalized on Tuesday afternoon.