Jo Corbett, age 75, of Paducah, passed away at 10:08 p.m. Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at Mercy Health Lourdes. Jo was a long time member of Heartland Worship Center. Jo was retired from McCracken County Board of Education where she was Cafeteria Manager at Lone Oak High School. Jo was owner and operator of Karmel Korn Shop when Kentucky Oaks Mall opened. She loved family and especially keeping the grandchildren.
Survivors include husband of 44 years. Billy Joe Corbett; one daughter, Amber Barrett, Paducah; one son, Todd (Lori) Moore, Paducah; two step-daughters, Melissa Corbett, Lexington, KY, Kerri (Joe) Pailthorpe, Marietta, GA; one step-son, Billy Don Corbett, Thompson Station, TN; eight grandchildren, Audrey Barrett, Jackson Barrett, Kaelyn Sutherland, Halley Young, Erin Pailthorpe, Abby Pailthorpe, Ryan Pailthorpe and Alex Pailthorpe; three great-grandchildren, Jack Sutherland, Jayden Sutherland, Caroline Sutherland; three step-gandchildren, Dakota Box, Dalton Box, Lane Box; two step-great grandchildren, Marlowe Box and Damon Box.
Jo was preceded in death by her parents, James E. “Ham” Staley and Kathleen Duncan Staley; son, Wesley Moore and one sister, Sue Knight.
Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 22, 2022 at the Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah, with Jim Boyd officiating, Entombment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until service time of 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Expression of sympathy may be made to the MD Anderson Cancer Center 1155 Pressler, Houston TX 77030.