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Mary Jo Elliott

Jan 09 1925 - Sep 02 2010

Mary Jo (Carter) Elliott of Prosper, Texas passed away at her home on September 2, 2010. She was born on January 9, 1925 in Frisco, Texas to Charles and Nola (Adams) Carter. Mary Jo graduated from Frisco High School in 1943. She married Dexter Elliott on October 20, 1944. They were married for 65 years with Dexter preceding her in death on November 13, 2009. Mary Jo is survived by her daughter, Nancy Penland and her husband, David of Frisco, Texas; son, Mark Elliott and his wife, Sandra of Van Alstyne, Texas; six grandchildren, Heidie and her husband, Jim Maikranz of Rochelle, Texas, Alisha and her husband Nathan of Barbera of Plano, Texas, Julie and her husband, Slaid Jones of Seattle, Washington, Mandy and her husband, Jeremy Danielson of Allen, Texas, Leslie Penland of Frisco, Texas, Paul Elliott and his wife, Shannon of McKinney, Texas; seven great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Mary Jo is also preceded in death by her daughter, Jan (Elliott) Bolin; parents; sisters, Genevieve Carter Marchant, Maurine Carter Staley, Louise Carter Dobson, Pauline Carter Moxley, Allagene Carter Marchant, Allene Carter Holder; brothers, Ruell Carter and Ralph Carter. A Funeral Service will be held at First United Methodist Church of Frisco on Monday, September 6, 2010 at 2:00 PM with Pastor Doug Miller officiating. Family and friends are invited to a visitation at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Frisco on Sunday, September 5, 2010 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen, Texas. Donations may be made to Frisco Education Foundation Scholarships in Memory of Mary Jo Elliott,
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