Janet L. Southerland, 80
Posted on January 17, 2014
Janet L. Southerland, 80, of Montpelier, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at her residence in Montpelier.
She was born Jan. 10, 1934, in Marion. She married Robert J. Southerland April 9, 1950; he preceded her in death.
Survivors include two daughters, Patricia J. Raines of Montpelier and Vicki L. (Ted) Walden of Montpelier; two sons, Robert E. (Barb) Southerland of Homosassa, Fla., and Dennis R. (Sandra) Southerland of Montpelier; five sisters, Joan Powell of Richmond, Vickie Sue Brockman of Richmond, Mildred Riffle of South Bend, Lois Fultz of Greenfield, and Linda Leitner of Richmond;15 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her father, Oliver Heath; her mother, Ruby (Smoot) Heath; a son, Michael L. Southerland; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20, at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier. Calling hours are from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service Monday. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Montpelier.