Graveside services for Jo Evelyn Travis of Tyler will be at 2:00pm, Friday, January 5, 2018 in Davis Family Cemetery in Beulah Springs with Ron Moore officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Lloyd James Funeral Home.
Mrs. Travis passed away on December 29, 2017 in Tyler.
She was born on October 5, 1928 in Bessmay, Texas to the late William Arthur Lee and Lucy Davis. Formerly of Beaumont, she had lived in Tyler for 28 years and was a member of Westwood Baptist Church. While in Beaumont, she was a member of Amelia Baptist Church and for many years taught 3 year olds Sunday school. Jo and her late husband James Travis loved to travel during their retirement years. They pulled a RV trailer all across the United States enjoying camping and visiting the numerous beautiful national parks and campsites.
Jo is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Dwain and Sharon Travis of San Angelo; two grandchildren, Allison Travis of Katy and Lindsay Travis of Haslett.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband James Lee Travis; brothers S.A. Lee, Raymond Lee, and Lonnie Gene Lee; and a sister Ruby Lee Mellon.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Westwood Baptist Church, 820 Loop 323 NNW, Tyler, Tx. 75702.