Joanna McCarty of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Harry Chaney and Jewell Bryant Chaney, was born September 30, 1937 in Fayette County, Kentucky. She died at 1:45 P.M., Wednesday, December 19, 2018 in Campbellsville. Age: 81
She professed faith in Christ and was an active member of Lowell Avenue Baptist Church.
Joanna was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, was co-owner and operator of Druther’s Restaurant in Campbellsville with her husband, Charles and she enjoyed helping at the food bank.
She united in marriage to Charles McCarty May 7, 1957 and he preceded her in death July 30, 2012.
She is survived by two sons and one daughter: Steve McCarty and wife, Roxann and Kathy Clark and husband, Greg of Campbellsville and Rick L. McCarty and wife, Jen of Winchester, Tennessee; six grandchildren: Stephanie McCarty of Henderson, Kentucky, Beth Clark-Milby and husband, Brandon of Richmond, Kentucky, Sean McCarty and wife, Brooke of Nashville, Tennessee, Makenzie McCarty of Tullahoma, Tennessee, Rick McCarty and wife, Rayna of Abileen, Texas and Jonathon McCarty of New Orleans, Louisiana; four great-grandchildren: Mya McCarty, Myles McCarty, Mia McCarty and Ava Cowherd: three sisters and two brothers: Debby Bennett of Campbellsville, Opal Burton of Lexington, Donna McCormack and husband, John of Florida, Harry Chaney, Jr. and wife, Jamie of Dallas, Texas and Danny Chaney; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Betty Martin and Cindy Gaede.
VISITATION: 5:00-8:00 P.M., Friday, December 21, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Dave Walters
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO THE ALZHIEMER’S ASSOCIATION OR LOWELL AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME