Janice Walker Pack, 84, of Matheny, WV, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. She was born on April 10, 1933, in Bear Branch, WV, a daughter of the late Warner and Vergie Dameron Walker. She was a lifelong resident of Matheny. She worked as a cook at Matheny Grade School and Oceana High School for 17 years and was a member of the Matheny Methodist Church and a caregiver to countless others. Janice's faith in our savior Jesus Christ was enduring and she spent her final years in daily prayer with the Lord. Isaiah 40:11; Like a shepherd he will tend his flock, in his arms he will gather the lambs and carry them in his Bosom. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a brother Gene Walker; her husband of 17 years Posey Stewart; her husband of 4 years Earl Oliver; her husband of 29 years John Reuben Pack; and two infant children Posey Stewart, Jr., and Christa Elaine Stewart; and step daughter Kathyrn Hall. Those left to cherish her memories are her son Jeffrey Stewart and wife Cindi of Charlotte, NC; a step grandson Corey Gibson of Lake Forest, CA; two step daughters Virginia Shadrick of Petersburg, WV, and Lillian Stewart of Alvin, TX; two special care givers Sandra Toler and Mitzi Mitchell who was like a daughter to her, both provided unselfish comfort to her; and a host of other loving family and friends. A remembrance of Janice will be held at 1PM on Monday, January 22nd, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV, with Rev. Daniel Lowthener officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 11AM until time of services on Monday, January 22nd, at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be family and friends. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.
Published on January 20, 2018