Janie Lee GarlandMarch 4, 1943 ~ June 16, 2017 (age 74)
Ellicot City ,Maryland - It is with profound sorrow we announce the death of Ms. Janie Lee Garland formerly of Milton, NC. She was the daughter to the late Geneva Garland and granddaughter to the late Jasper and Lula Dortch Garland, born March 4, 1943 in Caswell County, North Carolina. She went home to be with the Lord on Friday, June 16, 2107 at Future Care Irvington in Baltimore, Maryland.
Janie graduated form Caswell Training School in Yanceyville, N.C. in 1961. In 1962, Janie traveled to Washington, DC to live and sought employment there. she was employed many years with Copenhaver, Inc. in Washington, D.C.. Later, she was employed with the Government of the District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue until retirement.
In 2015, she moved and lived in Ellicot City, Maryland until her health declined.
In addition to Janie's parent and grandparents, she was preceded by her longtime companion, Milton Stephens, a sister-in-law, Hattie E. Garland, and a numerous aunts and uncles.
Janie leaves to cherish her memory: one daughter, Angela Denise Garland of Roxboro, N.C; two brothers, Percell Garland of Milton, N.C., and Herbert Garland of Yanceyville, NC; nieces and nephews, Juanita Trotter McCaden ( Damien ) of Roxboro, NC, Rhonda E. Blackwell ( Bryan ) of Greensboro, NC and Ronnie Elliot of Milton, NC; one aunt, Mollie B. Garland of Dinwiddie County, Va.; grand nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.