She was born in Sweetwater on Dec. 13, 1956, a daughter of the late K.G. and Mable Edgemon.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Cleveland.
She worked for many years as a radiology technologist specializing in mammography, where she helped many women through difficult times in their lives. She enjoyed visits from her Bible study group and her many friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Shipley Rose Buckner.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory her son, Brandon Buckner of Cleveland; four sisters and brothers-in-law: Carolyn and Kenneth Barnett of Kingston, Anna Jean and Bobby Roberts and Alice and Johnny Powell, all of Decatur, and Libby and Dave Gregory of Cleveland; one brother and sister-in-law, Butch and Debbie Edgemon of Ten Mile; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, numerous other extended family members and a host of special friends.
A celebration of her life is planned for today, July 13, 2014, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1275 Stuart Road N.E. in Cleveland, with the Rev. Jim Gibson and Dr. Shane Roberts officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to the First Baptist Church Library in Jan’s memory.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Jan and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist her family with her arrangements.