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Obituary – Janice Petty

Janice Petty

A funeral service for Janice Petty, age 86, of Sulphur Springs, Texas, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, November 11, 2022, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home with Pastor Jeff Jenkins, Dr. Jeff Gravens and Cole Newsom officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgeway Cemetery with Cole Newsom, Cade Newsom, Rhett Newsom, Peyton Howard, Mark Maddox, Garrett Lockhart, James Calderbank, Bobby Beck, Sam Johnson and Tracy Johnson serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, November 10, 2022, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mrs. Petty passed away on November 8, 2022, at Carriage House Manor.

Janice was born on October 1, 1936, in Sulphur Springs, Texas, to Corbett and Louise (Stewart) Parker. She married Jakie Petty on January 6, 1962, in Sulphur Springs, Texas. Janice was a home maker. She also worked at Dr. Lester Hodges medical office; she was a salesclerk at Marshall Department Store. Janice was also a co-owner of the Shoe Inn shoe store.

She is survived by her daughters, Rhonda Tate and Vicki Newsom and husband Jack, Lesley Ann Grant and husband Chuck; sons, Keith Maddox and wife, Toni, Mike Petty and wife, Kara; grandchildren, Josh Morris, Brooke Howard, Cole Newsom and wife Erica, Cade Newsom, Michael Ray Petty, Mark Maddox, Kaitlin Maddox and Aaron Mushinski, Bailee Calderbank and husband James, Emily Petty and Lance Burdick, Garrett Lockhart and wife Katy, and Addey Ann Owens; eight great-grandchildren; and sister, Bonnie Huffstetler.

Janice was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jakie; and two sons, Johnny Petty and Jakie Petty Jr.

Arrangements under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

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Author: KSST Contributor

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