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Carthage Taco Town Fundraiser
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.