It is with deep sorrow that I announce the death of my sister Mary Jo (Kinard) Camariotes, "Jody", who passed away on November 18, 2020, at the age of 87, among friends and family after an extended illness.
She was born on April 29, 1933 in Yazoo City, MS. She attended Yazoo City High and graduated in the Class of 1951.
After high school she was employed as an operator for Southern Bell Telephone Co. for a couple of years then transferring, with the company, to Biloxi, MS. She retired from Bell South after 25 years of service. She was most recently living in Long Beach, MS. She love to read, work word puzzles, playing cards and going to a casino every chance she got.
She was predeceased by her huband of 30+ years Sam Camariotes, Sr.
She is survived by her sister, Alice Lachman of Gainesville, Florida; nephew Michael Lachman(Christi) of Burleson, TX, niece Connie Haygood (Mark) of Guntown, MS; Stepsons Sam Jr.(Ellen), Pensacola, Florida and Jack (Rhonda) of Huntsville, Alabama; Several step grandsons, nieces, and nephews.
Due to COVID-19, the family will have a private Celebration of Life at a later date.