Ad Spot

Janice Bostic

June 16, 1955 – Oct. 23, 2020

MONTEREY — Funeral services for Janice Bostic, 65, of Monterey, will be held at Young’s Funeral Home in Ferriday on Monday, October 26, 2020 at noon with Bro. Tony Ganey officiating.  Interment will follow at Pease Cemetery, Larto, under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home.

Janice Bostic was born on Thursday, June 16, 1955 in Jonesville, and passed away Friday, October 23, 2020 at The Crossing in Baton Rouge. Janice graduated from Huntington High School in Ferriday, earned her Bachelors Degree in Home Economics/Education at LA Tech and earned a Master’s Degree in Home Economics at Northeast Louisiana University. Janice had a passion for teaching. She loved each of her students and her years teaching at Monterey High School were held dearly in her memories.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard Allen White and Neva LaPrairie White; daughter, Jennifer Beth Bostic; four brothers, Richard White, Jr., Adolph “Red” White, Harold “Tony” White and Albert Roy White; and two sisters, Gloria “Faye” Traxler and Mary Gonnillini.

She is survived by her husband, John Bostic of Monterey; daughter, Jillian Joy Bostic of Monroe; sister, Joy Beattie and her husband Steve of Madison; brother, Jeff White and his wife Joan of Bossier City; and sister, Judy Cruse of Monroe.

Pallbearers will be Steve Beattie, Brad Beattie, Brian Beattie, George Book, Noah White and Chase White.
The family will receive friends at Young’s Funeral Home from 10 a.m. until service time on Monday, October 26, 2020. To leave an online condolence for the family please visit www.youngsfh.com.

BREAKING NEWS

Natchez firefighters battle Tuesday night house fire

News

Season of Wishes: Christmas Tree fund in need of donations

News

Trinity Medical cuts ribbon, hopes to be open in January

News

Adams County included in Gov. Reeves’ mask mandate

News

$20.7M contract awarded for new Natchez High School building

News

Natchez mayor elaborates on Christmas parade COVID-19 plans

News

Mississippi reports record number of virus hospitalizations

News

Vidalia pastor sets up GoFundMe account for niece who lost 3 children in Thanksgiving fire

News

Adams County records another COVID-19 death

News

Kyzar blends work, home life

News

Rep. Sam C. Mims, V, Awarded State Legislator of the Year by Rural Health Association

DEVELOPING NEWS

Natchez mayor announces change in Christmas parade plans after COVID-19 numbers spike

News

Bird’s-eye view: Artist with Natchez roots gives creations new perspective

News

Hundreds turnout for Natchez Christmas tree lighting Saturday night

BREAKING NEWS

Natchez-Adams schools to continue virtual learning only through December

News

E-911: Seconds can seem like minutes in emergencies (with audio)

COVID-19

Hospital CEO tests positive for COVID-19 as local cases rise

BREAKING NEWS

Flash flood warning issued for parts of Natchez

News

Hospitals using antibody therapy to help fight virus

News

Stewpot serves 300 Thanksgiving meals thanks to generous donations

News

Trash collection one day behind schedule for Thanksgiving

News

Ferriday man sentenced to life for 2019 slaying of Natchez schoolteacher

Business

Mayor: Silver Street raising and dock plans moving forward

News

Tree lighting event is Saturday in Natchez