Joanne Sowell lists “Moving to The Villages” as her special accomplishment. She and her husband, Ernie, came from Syracuse, NY thirteen years ago. They reside in The Village of Piedmont. The couple has two children, five grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Joanne began playing billiards ten years ago. Her favorite game is 8-ball and she plays in several leagues: Advanced Women’s on Wednesday afternoon, Sunday Night Mixed Doubles and Tuesday Night Mixed Doubles.
Joanne is a veteran, serving ten years with the Army Reserve. She is also a retired school teacher who taught children in 2-5th grades. Her hobby is clay sculpture and Joanne also enjoys golf, poker and exercising for good health.