March 25, 2009
Janice Colleen Johnson, 57, died March 22, 2009, in Meridian. Memorial services are Thursday at 2 p.m. at Wesley United Methodist Church in Columbus with the Rev. Pamela Cameron officiating. James F. Webb Funeral Home in Meridian is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Johnson was a former cook for Warden Carden School in Columbus and waitress at Holiday Inn Restaurant. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Ruth Head Ashmore; husband, Joel Johnson; and brother, Johnny Ashmore. She is survived by her husband, Marshall Joyner of Lauderdale; son, Thad Johnson of Columbus; daughter, Lindsey Johnson of Columbus; sisters, Tracy Demora of Birmingham, Ala., and Katherine Doyle of Mobile, Ala.