Carthage Taco Town Fundraiser

Published 03/05 2014 05:42PM

Updated 03/05 2014 07:30PM

CARTHAGE, MO.--- A Carthage restaurant is holding a special fundraiser for a former employee's family. Taco Town will be open this Sunday to raise money to cover final expenses for Former Manager Joanna "Jo" Bane. Staff are donating 50% of all food and drink sales, plus all donations to her family. Bane passed away from cancer last month. Her daughter says Taco Town was a second home for her mother.

"She loved everybody up here. She treated everybody like family. She loved it," said Carrie Cochran, Jo's Daughter. 

"Jo was just a wonderful person, that her sense of humor, you knew that every time she walked in the door, it was going to be a special day with Jo," said Suzanne Walker, Taco Town Manager. 

Taco Town will be open from noon until 6 p.m. on Sunday for this special fundraiser. You can also make a donation at any area SMB location under Joanna Bane.

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