Jo Ann Crady, 80, passed away on August 26, 2021, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville. She was born on June 1, 1941, in New Castle, Kentucky, the daughter of the late William and Viola Ellis. Jo Ann loved Nascar and was an avid Kyle Bush fan. She is survived by her daughter, Mary Jo Trautwein (Charles), sister, Denzel Sharp, brothers, Devon (Angie) and John Ray Ellis (Joan), grandchildren, Kyle Trautwein (Ashley) and Stacey O’Connor (Jeremy), great-grandchildren, Addison and Lily. She was preceded in death by her husband Lloyd, son, William Ray Crady and great-grandson, Connor Ray.