Janice Williams Jared age 68 of Fort Meade entered into eternal rest and reward, peacefully on Saturday, May 11, 2013 from breast cancer.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Norman Jared and her parents Venious D. and Vida Williams of Fort Meade. She is survived by her daughter Julie Jared of Port Orange, FL., her grandson Ethan Jared of Sanford, FL, her son Graham Jared, Daughter-in-law Megan, grandson Tavis Jared all of Davenport, Iowa, her sister Yvonne Williams Davis and brother-in-law E.J. Davis of Sanford, FL.
Born in Bartow, FL Mrs. Jared graduated From Fort Meade High School in 1961 and Winter Haven Business College in 1962. She was employed by State Farm Regional Offices and Agents. She was office manager for Lock Trucking Company in Wheatland, WY, and office manager for Parks & Recreation for the City of Ketchikan, Alaska, before returning to Fort Meade where she was employed by the Fort Meade Leader for five years. She is a member of the First Baptist Church of Fort Meade.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 14, from 10--11 am at the First Baptist Church of Fort Meade with services starting at 11am. In lieu of flowers please make donations in memory of Mrs. Jared to: Hospice of the Comforter 605 Montgomery Road, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714. Condolences may be made to the family at www.mcleanfuneralhome.net.


Funeral Home

Whidden-McLean Funeral Home - Bartow
650 E. Main Street  Bartow, FL 33830

Published in Ledger from May 13 to May 14, 2013