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Jo Ann (Black) Westerfield

November 15, 1937 ~ July 16, 2018 (age 80)

Jo Ann Black Westerfield, 80, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky went to her Heavenly home on Monday, July 16, 2018 at her home. She was born November 15, 1937 in Horton, Kentucky to the late John Thomas Black and Nanalee Kirtley Black. Mrs. Westerfield retired from Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, Florida and was formerly employed by Ohio County Hospital as Director of Medical Records. She was a member of Beaver Dam Baptist Church.

Aside from her parents Mrs. Westerfield was preceded in death by her husband, Jack D. Westerfield; four brothers, John W. Black, Thomas V. Black, A.W. Black, and Edgar Black; and two sisters, Betty Maupin and Alma Alford.

Survivors include her children, Greg Westerfield of Beaver Dam, Tracye Westerfield of Hartford and Tammy Westerfield of Beaver Dam; two brothers, Conner Black of Ft. Mill, South Carolina and Bobby Charles Black of Jacksonville, Florida and one sister, Paula (Carl) Boyd of Masonville, Kentucky. Mrs. Westerfield was blessed with five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 12:00 P.M. Thursday, July 19, 2018 at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky with Dr. Glenn Armstrong officiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Hartford, Kentucky. Friends may visit with Mrs. Westerfield’s family from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Wednesday and from 9:00 A.M. until the time of the service Thursday at the funeral home.

The Westerfield family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the nurses and staff at Hospice of Ohio County.

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