Friday, October 25, 2019

Janice Estes Atwood

Janice E. Atwood, age 80, passed away Thursday, October 24, 2019, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Graveside services and interment will be 2 p.m. Sunday, October 27 at Noxapater Methodist Cemetery with Rev. Ricky Reese officiating. Visitation will be the day of the service from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m.

Janice was born December 25, 1938, to Jim and Mary Sue Price Estes. She was a member of Noxapater United Methodist. She enjoyed outdoor activities such fishing and her flowers. Janice was an honorable wife, friend, and mother.

Janice is survived by her loving husband of 20 years Glen Atwood of Noxapater, Mississippi; and her daughter Celeste Estes and wife Jessica Smith of Mosheim, Tennessee. She is preceded in death by her husband Maxie Dotson; her parents; and her brother James “Shack” Estes.

Serving as pallbearers are Sammy Carter, Bobby Ellis, Elgene Nunn, Eddie Pierce, R. J. Pierce, Rex Allen Smith, and Brian Burrage.

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