JoAnn Lampkin, 83


JoAnn Lampkin, 83, of McGehee, passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2022.  She was born January 8, 1939 in Dermott, to the late Joe D. Cobb and Frances Bishop Cobb. 

JoAnn owned and operated Jo’s Fabrics.  She was a longtime sales rep for Stanley Home Products.  JoAnn enjoyed sewing, canning and gardening.  She was a caregiver for many people through the years. She loved her family and her friends. JoAnn was a lifelong member of Chickasaw Baptist Church in McGehee, and was the church secretary for many years. 

She is survived by her son, Marty Lampkin of Rhome, Texas; daughter, Denon Weaver (Thomas) of Monticello, brother, Jimmy Cobb of Atlanta; sister, Shirley May of Monticello; grandchildren, Lindsey Long, Chelsea Smith, Erika Wier and JoBeth Weaver; great-grandchildren, Jovi Smith, Landon Long and Jed Wilkerson.

Visitation was held at 5-7 p.m. Friday, November 11, 2022 at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service of McGehee.  Funeral services were held at 9 a.m. Saturday, November 12, 2022 at the funeral home with Rev. Brandon Medders officiating.  Burial was held at McGehee Cemetery. 

Arrangements by Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service of McGehee.  Online guest book may be signed at