Janet Sue (Absher) Janes

May 13, 1951 ~ March 16, 2022 (age 70)


Janet Sue Absher Janes, 70 of Campbellsville, Ky, died Wednesday, March 16, 2022 at her home.

She was born May 13, 1951 in Adair County to the late James Absher and Martha Corbin Absher.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Norman Janes and a granddaughter, Alaina Kay Adams.  Janet was a member of Pollard’s Chapel Church and a former employee of Fruit of the Loom where she retired in 1998 and was an employee of Learning Tree Daycare as a cook.

Survivors include:

Two daughters – Angie Adams (Mark) of Campbellsville, Ky and Schella Pittman (David) of Georgetown, Ky

Three brothers – James Jr. Absher and Joe Absher (Sue) both of Tennessee and Archie Absher (Beverly) of Campbellsville, Ky

One sister – Emma Jewell (Don) of Glasgow, Ky

Four granddaughters – Kayla Adams Green (Toby), Danielle Adams Robinson (Matt), Shelby Pittman and Cali Pittman

One great-grandchild due in October, 2022

Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

Funeral service – Saturday, March 19, 2022 at 10:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Roy Phillips and Bro. Victor Matney officiating

Burial in Tarter’s Chapel Cemetery

Visitation after 5:00 P.M. Friday, March 18, 2022, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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March 18, 2022

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

Funeral Service
March 19, 2022

10:00 AM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

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