4/19/2017 5:37:00 PM Janice Campbell Poovey August 25, 1941 - April 18, 2017
MAIDEN, N.C. - Janice Campbell Poovey, 75, of Maiden passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Abernethy Laurels.
She was born August 25, 1941 in Catawba County to the late Lester Campbell and Vernice Stover Jones. Janice retired from Mt. View Family Practice after many years of service.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Jerry Poovey; brother Gary Campbell; step-father, Otto Jones; and step-mother, Sue Campbell.
Those left to cherish her memory are sons Scott Watts and wife Bobbi of Hickory, Chad Poovey and wife Wendy of Newton; daughter Tammye Kanupp of Maiden; grandchildren Chris Essary and fiancée Charity Spivey, Lauren Weaver and husband Brian, Aaron Watts and wife Shannon, Brittany Craig and husband KC, Jordan Watts and wife Destiny, Ashley Poovey and fiancé Chris Whitlock, Chelsea Poovey and fiancé Travis McGalliard; and 11 great-grandchildren.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Friday, April 21, 2017 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at North Newton Baptist Church in Newton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, NC 28658.
Condolences may be sent to the Poovey family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, N.C. is serving the Poovey family.