Janice Marie Albert Pleasant, 87, of 5482 Woodsdale Road, Roxboro, died Sunday, December 1, 2019. Born in Orange County, Mrs. Pleasant was the daughter of the late Edgar O’Kelley and Bessie Crabtree Albert and wife of the late Walter Pleasant. She was also preceded in death by her son, Mark Pleasant, her brother Connie Albert and her sister Nancy Joyce Gray. Mrs. Pleasant retired from Collins & Aikman and was of the Baptist faith. She also enjoyed puzzles, flowers and coloring.
Mrs. Pleasant is survived by her daughters, Phyllis Reaves of Roxboro and Patricia McDowell, of Halifax, Va.; her brother, James Albert, of Yanceyville; her sister, Brenda Clayton, of Roxboro; four grandchildren, Christie Pulliam Lloyd, Jason Bryant Pulliam, Ashley Nicole Pulliam and Laura Beth Pulliam Lewis; seven great-grandchildren, Melissa Lloyd Lyons, Kayleigh Elizabeth Lloyd, MaKaylee Dawn Roach, MaKayla Marie Roach, MaKenzie Ann Roach, Katelyn Nicole Roach and Janson Michael Lewis.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at Brooks & White Chapel by the Rev. Frankie Reaves. Burial will follow in the Watson Family Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Brooks & White Funeral Home and at other times at the home.
Pallbearers will be Mikel Pulliam, Randy Pulliam, Scott Pulliam, William Roberts, Tony Albert and Thomas Gray. Honorary pallbearers will be Justin Wilmouth and Jamie Owen.
Memorials may be made to the family, c/o Brooks & White, P.O. Box 1135, Roxboro, NC 27573.
Condolences may be sent to www.brooksandwhite.com.