Mrs. Jo Chandler, age 70, a resident of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away Monday, May 30, 2022, at her home. She was born March 30, 1952, in Harriman, Tennessee. She was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Rockwood. Jo was very proud of her time serving as a C.N.A. taking care of many patients at several area in patient facilities. She was also a Long Road Truck Driver and had traveled to all forty-eight contiguous states. She was also a tremendous cook. Jo was also a Mother to many Foster Children. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank McKinney and Willie Lee Cook McKinney; granddaughter, Bree; foster son, Isiah; and best friend, Helen Schubert.
Husband: Robert “Bob” Chandler of Rockwood, TN
Daughters and Spouses: Casey Lee Chandler (Lee Nance) of Knoxville, TN
Pamela Bolden (Seth) of Harriman, TN
Lori Ivens of Blount County, TN
Grandchildren: Chloe, Audrey, Scarlett, Serenity, Ryleigh, and Erika
Several Foster Children
Close Family Friends: Megan Hacker of IL
Emmy Scarbrough of Rockwood, TN
And many other relatives and friends.
Cremation arrangements have been made. Private family memorial services will be held at a later date.