Janet Pierce Jasper Age 70 of Somerset, Ky. passed away Tuesday July 2, 2013 at her home.
She was born January 29, 1943 in Nancy, Ky. Daughter of the late Clifford and Uma Ard Pierce.
She was a homemaker and an active member of 43 years at the West Somerset Baptist Church. She enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren, her church and helping others and reading the Bible. She was a former primary girls Sunday School Teacher and an active vacation Bible School Teacher. Her sense of humor, loving kindness, and gentle and welcoming spirit will be greatly missed by her family, to whom she was a true blessing and constant source of comfort and strength. She will be missed by all who knew her.
She is preceded in death by her parents. Her former husband Levi Jasper, a brother Wayne Pierce and a sister Barbara Flynn.
She is survived by a son Charles Brian (Scarlette) Jasper of Somerset, Ky. A daughter, Mary Ann (James) Vitatoe of Somerset, Ky. A brother, Troy (Linda Lou) Pierce of Nancy, Ky. A sister, Linda Sue (Ronald) Johnson of Somerset, Ky. A sister in law, Edna Pierce of Somerset, Ky. Grandchildren, Roger (Jessica) Jasper, Layla (Aaron) Padgett, Amoreena Jasper, Abigail Vitatoe and Lily Vitatoe. Great grandchildren, Paul Jasper and Anna Jasper. She is also survived by many special nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Friday July 5, 2013 after 11am in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held Friday July 5, 2013 at 2pm in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Larry Butte and Bro. Roger Jasper officiating. Burial will be in the Burnetta Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests a memorial donation be made to the Janet Pierce Jasper Memorial Fund in C/O Southern Oaks Funeral Home, 2110 West Hwy. 914, Somerset, Ky. 42503
Southern Oaks Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.