Janet (Collier) Maddox, 62, of Mt. Vernon passed away at Deaconess Hospital, Sunday, October 17, 2021 at 6:24pm. Janet was born June 27, 1959, the daughter of Paul & Ursula (Leist) Collier. Janet married Ricky Maddox in 1978 and he survives.
After graduating high school Janet worked for General Electric Credit Corp as a accountant clerk, then moved on to John Casablancas Modeling & Career Center. She went on to have a successful modeling carrier, working for Ford and Elite modeling companies in New York. She appeared in several area commercials, she also done promotional, department store, runway, and tearoom modeling. Aside from her modeling, Janet loved her horses, and anything related to them. She was involved early in life with the Horse and Pony 4-H club, the Posey County Saddle Club, National Barrel Horse Association, and ran the 3D state circuit. She enjoyed trail and pleasure riding at the Cedar Lake Campgrounds in Shawnee National Forest.
Janet is survived by her husband, Rick; daughter, Cara (Sean) Bornefeld; and granddaughter, Claudia Rose Robinson. She is preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Michael Collier.
A funeral service will be held at 7:00 pm on Friday, October 22, 2021, at the Denning Family Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. Visitation will take place from 5:00 pm until time of service. A private burial will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left at Good Samaritan Hospice in Vincennes. Online condolence may be left at denningfamilyfuneralhome.com
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Published by Denning Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services on Oct. 19, 2021.