Janice Marie Thomas Crowe, 64 of Baxley, passed away late Wednesday evening, July 1, 2020, at Appling Health Care System in Baxley.
Born in Blackshear May 14, 1956, she was reared in Pierce County but had lived in Appling County since 1995. She had worked as a private sitter for many years. She loved her family – her great nieces were the apples of her eye and each one had a special nickname that she had given them. She also loved her pet dog, Buddy, loved to cook and was very good at it and enjoyed singing karaoke with gospel music being one of her favorites. She always had a bubbly personality and never saw the negative in things. She attended the Church of God of Prophecy.
She was a daughter of the late William Lonnie Thomas Sr. and Evelene Norman Mock. She was also preceded in death by her step-father, Wilbur Tracy “W.T.” Mock and by her brother, William Lonnie “Buddy” Thomas Jr.
Survivors include her husband, Ricky Crowe, Baxley; her son, Marty Thompson, Baxley; her sister, Margaret (Harry) Coley, Richmond Hill; her step-sister, Delane Martin, Brunswick; her niece, Jennifer (Curtis) Witt, Jacksonville, FL; her nephew, Scott (Maggie) Coley, Pooler; her great-nieces, Brittany, Grace, AnsLeigh, Harper and Addison and several other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. Monday, July 6, at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, July 6, from the Pearson-Dial Chapel.
Interment will be in the Ben James Cemetery.
Due to COVID-19, social distancing and the wearing of face masks are strongly encouraged. Those who do not feel comfortable attending can still extend sympathy by signing the online register at www.pearsondial.com.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org.
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.