Joanne “Jody” Tuxson, 74, peacefully passed away on Oct. 10, 2020.
Jody was born in Houston, on Jan. 31, 1946. She graduated from Galena Park High School, worked at Southwestern Bell then went on to become a caregiver for children and senior citizens.
Jody loved her family, music of many genres, game shows, crossword puzzles and playing dominoes. Her true loves were her pets and all kinds of dogs and cats. She brought joy to all around her through her smile, quick witted humor and her “Amen to that.”
Jody will be lovingly remembered by her sister Mimi Cook; nephew Chip Cook; nieces Kelly Thompson, Holly Stewart, Cori Corcoran and Laura Poncabare. Jody will also be fondly remembered by sister in law Cathy Tuxson; cousin Amy Workman; numerous great nieces, great nephews, extended family and dear friends.
Jody was predeceased by her parents Robert and Josephine Tuxson, brother Mike Tuxson, and brother in law, Jerry Cook.
A private graveside ceremony was held on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020 at the Johnson Memorial Cemetery in Munday under the direction of McCauley-Smith Funeral Home.
Memorial donations in memory of Jody can be made to Munday Nursing Center Activity Fund, P.O. Box 199 Munday, TX 76371.