Mount Olivet Funeral Home & Cemetery

1101 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN


Joanne Howard Bane

March 30, 1937July 29, 2020

Joanne Howard Bane, of Nashville passed away on July 28th, 2020. She was born on March 30, 1937 in Knoxville, TN. She was a homemaker and an Interior Decorator. She is survived by her Husband Jim Bane, Children Bethany, Susan and Scott Craig, Step Son Nolan Bane and Sister in Law Jennie Bane and numerous Nieces, Nephews, Grandsons, Granddaughters and Great Grandchildren. She was predeceased by her Mother Helen and Step Father B.T. Smith and Father Howard Bearden and Sister Nancy Biagi. Special thanks goes out to Lisa Lynn and the team from Avalon Hospice including Terica and Olivia. There will be a graveside service on Sunday August 2, 2020 at 4 pm at Mt Olivet Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Avalon Hospice.


  • David Stewart
  • Justin Mashur
  • Michael Walker
  • Randy Seiber
  • Mark Biagi
  • Chris Gaines
  • Joey Green
  • David Green


  • Graveside Service

    Sunday, August 2, 2020


Joanne Howard Bane

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Ken Speakman

August 1, 2020

We were close friends to Joann for nearly half century. She was a radiant personally and beautiful inside and out.
Her battle is over. No More pain, tears or sorrow. She is now in the arms of her Savior.
Her loving family is on our hearts and in our prayers.

Ohyllis Hsrris

August 1, 2020

My beautiful friend, Jo Jo. I will miss her love and laughter. So many beautiful memories of our friendship.

Kathy Allison

July 31, 2020

She loved God’s creations.
Joann was one of the sweetest people I’ve known. She will be greatly missed.

Bruce & Betty Fisher

July 31, 2020

We are heartbroken over the loss of our precious friend and neighbor. She was such a wonderful person and will be missed by all that knew her.


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