Janie Lue Midkiff
Funeral services for Janie Lue Midkiff, age 95 , formerly of Houston and Beaumont, TX will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston.
Officiating the service will be Rev. Steve Hughes. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home.
Mrs. Midkiff was born May 24, 1917 in Beaumont, TX and passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013 in Ruston, LA.
Janie was the only child of Ollie Mae Brown and Frank Sullivan. She graduated from Hampshire-Fannett Schools in 1934; from 1958 to 1965 Janie served as Sunday School Superintendent and Church Librarian of Temple Methodist Church in Houston. She worked with several businesses in Houston through the years Santa Rosa Pharmacy, O’Neal’s Pharmacy, and Joske’s of Houston, and in 1992 she retired from University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (Dental School).
Mrs. Midkiff is survived by her daughter: Delaine Midkiff Pylant and husband Reagan of Ruston; grandchildren: Jason Brown, Tommie Brown of Arcadia, LA, Jesse Pylant of Ruston, LA , Regina Pylant Walker, and husband Brad of New Braunfels, TX; great grandchildren: Payton, Lawson, and Kason Brown, Emma Pylant and Sheldon Pylant and Madison Walker.
MaMa Janie will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and friend. She loved her family and the great State of Texas.
Pallbearers will be Jason Brown, John Brown, Jesse Pylant, Aaron Pylant, Tommy Pylant and
Visitation will be from 5-7 PM Monday, March 18, 2013 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com