First Posted: 4/4/2009
MOUNT AIRY Miss Janice Louise White, 63, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2009, at the home of her brother following a short illness. Miss White was of the Baptist faith. Before becoming disabled years ago, Ms. White was a CNA at Northern Hospital of Surry County. Having never been married, she enjoyed the companionship of her family and friends. Miss White was born in Surry County Sept. 9, 1945, to the late Tommie and Beatrice Marion White. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Danny Ray White. She is survived by her brother, Donald Gray White; a special friend and caregiver, Peggy Melton; a nephew, Chad White and friend, Rebecca Branson; a niece, Angela White Goad and husband Wiley Goad; three great-nephews, Dustin, Levi and Brandon Goad; and a great-niece, Brittany White; as well as aunts, uncles and cousins. A graveside service will be held at Salem Baptist Church in Dobson at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 8, 2009, conducted by the Rev. Barbara Adams. The family will receive friends at Moody Funeral Home in Mount Airy from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care, 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200, Mount Airy, NC 27030. The family would like to express its sincere gratitude to the staff of Mountain Valley Hospice and to Mike Cartledge, PA of Northwest Medical. Online condolences may be made to www.moodyfuneralservices.com.