Joann Colvin

Published 6:21 pm Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Joann Colvin


Joann Rosemary Ollerdisse Colvin, 74, died Monday, February 10, 2020. She was born in Glenmary, Tennessee on February 23, 1945 to the late Jimmy Ollerdisse and the late Ruby Lucille LaMance. Joann attended Willow Grove Baptist Church. She worked at RR Donnelley, Florida Tile and Genesco. 

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Joann loved her children, cooking, baking, playing Bunko and cornhole. She collected Longaberger baskets. Joann was an avid Elvis Presley and Alan Jackson fan. She was an all-around good-hearted person, a people person who never met a stranger. In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by her husband, Archie Thomas Colvin, Jr.

She is survived by two sons, Archie Thomas Colvin, Jr. and Gardner Lee Colvin; one daughter, Tammy Lynn (Richard Lee) Colvin Watts; two sisters, Betty Jane Ingles Smothers and Peggy Lou Eason; one granddaughter, Clarissa Michelle Colvin.

The funeral service will be 1 pm, Friday, February 14, 2020 at Stith Funeral Home in Junction City. Rev. Kevin Cummins will officiate. Burial will be in Junction City Cemetery. Visitation will be 5pm – 8pm, Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Stith Funeral Home in Junction City. The online guestbook is available at