Mary Janice Branch, 68, of Grand Ridge, FL, passed away early Tuesday morning, January 28, 2014, at her home.
Janice was born on October 2, 1946, in Altha, FL, and had lived in Calhoun and Jackson Counties for most of her life. She was a homemaker and a member of Shady Grove Methodist Church in Grand Ridge.
Janice was preceded in death by her husband, Carl B. Branch; parents, James E. Bodiford and Carrean (Young) Bodiford; brother, Leon Bodiford; and sister, Betty Cody.
Survivors include two sons, Greg Branch of Grand Ridge, and Randy Branch and his wife, Mona, of Le Raysville, PA; one daughter, Shelia Rogers, and her husband, Clark, of Tallahassee, FL; one brother, Carroll Bodiford, of Altha; two sisters, Faye Bailey and Margaret Warren, both of Blountstown, FL; and seven grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 1, at 11:00 am (CST) at Shady Grove Methodist Church with Reverend Raymond Owens officiating. Interment will follow in Shady Grove Cemetery in Grand Ridge. The family will receive friends Friday, January 31, from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. (CST) at Peavy Funeral Home.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).