Janis Rose Hinton Lee
March 29, 1929 – October 13, 2016
ZEBULON – Janis Rose Hinton Lee, 87, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday. She was a native of Johnston County and daughter to the late Arthur David & Effie Bell Hinton. She worked for the N. C. Department of Corrections for over 35 years. She loved her family and had a true faith in the Lord. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Worley Lee, siblings, Worth, Buck, Hardin, Rufus, & Charles Hinton, Ruth High, Helen Simpson, Louise Daniels, Evelyn Hinton, Mae Belle Strickland, & Maxine Wilder.
She is survived by her children, Jimmy Keith Lee (Barbara) of Zebulon, Jan L. Culbreth (Dan) of Raleigh, grandchildren, Jacqueline Lee, J. K. Lee (Holly), Daniel Culbreth, great grandchildren, Amber, Darla, & Aida Lee, sisters, Rachel Grant, Jean High, & Tillie Braswell.
In lieu of flowers please consider a contribution to Watkins Chapel Baptist Church, Middlesex, NC, and Friendship FreeWill Baptist, Middlesex, NC or to those in need.
The family wishes to give a special thanks to caregivers Alandra Lilly & Mary Toodle.
Funeral service 2 pm, Monday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 12:30 – 2 pm, prior to the service. Entombment will follow at Gethsemane Memorial Gardens. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net