Janice S. Johnson



Mrs. Janice Marie Stocks Johnson, 68, passed away Monday, November 12, 2018, at her home. A native of Pitt County, she was born May 31, 1950, the daughter of Walter Hubert and Annie Louise Sellars Stocks. Janice was a member of the Snow Hill First Baptist Church, an avid runner, and enjoyed working in her yard and flower gardens. Janice worked as a secretary at the former Texfi for several years and played on its company softball team before joining Firestone in Wilson where she worked until retirement. Janice will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother who cherished her family.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Alan Glenn Stocks.

Her surviving family includes her husband, Bruce Wayne Johnson; a son, Jason Daryl Johnson (April) of Stantonsburg; sisters, Barbara Stocks Sheppard (Tony) of Snow Hill, Connie Stocks Murphy of Snow Hill, Mary Stocks Hill (Durel) of Princeton, and Verna Stocks Smith of Winterville; brothers, James Stocks (Doris) of Snow Hill and Charles Stocks (Jan) of Eureka; grandchildren, Macie Johnson, Brianna Johnson, Jason Johnson Jr, and Leigha Johnson.

Funeral services will be held 7:00 PM Thursday, November 15, at the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service with Reverend David Sawyer officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday following the service and other time at the family residence.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Snow Hill First Baptist Church PO Box 484, Snow Hill, Nc 28580. Online condolences at taylor-tyson.com.