Thursday, January 26, 2017

Janice Young White

Ms. Janice Young White, 83, passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, at the Windsor Place at Plantation Pointe in Columbus, Mississippi. Visitation will be Friday, January 27, 2017, from 9:30 a.m. until service time at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, January 27, 2017, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Phil Fancher officiating. Interment will follow in Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery.

Janice was born February 19, 1933, to John M. and Elizabeth Whitehead Young. Janice was a member of Antioch Baptist Church and she was a homemaker. Her hobbies included reading, knitting, and sewing.

Janice is survived by two daughters, Geraldine Hutchens of Memphis, Tennessee; and Barbara Miles and husband, Lew, of Louisville; and by two sons, Jackie White and wife, Diane, also of Louisville; and Billy Dale White and wife, Cheryl, of Vicksburg, Mississippi. One of her greatest joys was being “Mamaw” to her seven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard D. White; her son, Brian Keith White; and her parents.

Serving as pallbearers are Philip Coker, Gerald Griffin, Seth Griffin, Lew Miles, Bobby Don White, and Caleb White. Honorary pallbearers are Kit Frazier, Austin McCool, Cassidy White, and the nurses and aides of the Windsor Place at Plantation Pointe. Memorial contributions in honor of Janice may be given to Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 114 Athens Drive, Louisville, MS 39339

Services are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at