JoAnn Janes

   JoAnn Janes, 82, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 in Shamrock, Tx. Graveside service will be held at 3 p.m., Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Wellington with Wayne Janes, nephew, officiating.  Arrangements are by Collins, Johnson & Thornberry Funeral Directors.  Interment will be in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Wellington.
    JoAnn was born on July 7, 1932 in Collingsworth County, three miles east of the Lutie Community, to Joe and Rachel Deger Rountree. She graduated from Samnorwood High School in 1949 and attended Texas Tech University in Lubbock for one year.
   JoAnn married Bill Janes in the Lutie Community of Collingsworth County on Oct. 15, 1950.  She was a homemaker. JoAnn was a member of the First Baptist Church. She was a former longtime resident of Wellington and had lived in Shamrock for the past 23 years.
   JoAnn was preceded in death by her parents, and one sister, Joyce Melton. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Bill Janes of Shamrock; son, Kyle Janes and wife, Lynna of Shamrock; sister, Janice Lowry of Vernon; two granddaughters, Magen Carter and husband, Micah of Wellington, and Malanee Janes of Shamrock.
   The family requests memorials be made to the Wellington Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 321, Wellington, Tx. 79095.

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