Janie E. Arwood, age 68, of Erwin, passed away on Monday, April 21, 2014, at the Johnson City Medical Center.
She was a daughter of the late Robert C and Dorothy E. Fanning Pauley. Janie was a life long member of Southside Freewill Baptist Church, where she had numerous friends, loved ones and family. She enjoyed worshiping, singing and other fellowships at Southside from its beginning.
In addition to her parents, Janie is preceded in death by two brothers: David and Bobby Pauley; sister: Sherry Pauley.
Janie has left behind to cherish her memories her husband: Jerry Arwood; Daughter: Lori McCoury and her husband, Roy, of Unicoi; Grandson: Isaiah McCoury; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.
The family request the honor of your presence as we honor and remember the life of Janie Ellen Arwood in a funeral service at 7:00 PM Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. Reverend Kevin Laws and Reverend Bernie Jones will officiate.
A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will begin at 6:00 PM on Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home and will continue until service time.
A graveside service will be at 1:00 PM on Friday, April 25, 2014, at Evergreen Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Mike Chambers, Joel Higgins, Mark Arwood, Brad Pauley, Darren Higgins, Tristan White and Patrick Bennett. Those who are planning to attend please meet at Valley Funeral Home by 12:30 on Friday to go in procession to Evergreen Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Southside Freewill Baptist Church Fellowship Hall Building Fund, 1313 Chestoa Pike, Erwin, TN 37650.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net.
These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Janie Ellen Arwood through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave, Erwin. 423-743-9187