Janice Ann Blackwell Roberts-Brown, 80, of Bedford, passed away Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at IU Health Bedford Hospital.
Born July 3, 1936, in Oolitic, she was the daughter of Mabel Blackwell Samuelson, who preceded her in death. She married Junior Roberts, who preceded her in death in 1989. On July 4, 1996, she married Earl R. Brown, who survives.
She was a graduate of Oolitic High School, Class of 1954 and longtime member of Old Union Christian Church. She attended First Baptist Church in Seymour.
Other survivors include her children, Cathy (Steve) Mosier, Michael (Zirita) Roberts and Darren (Pamela) Roberts; stepchildren, Pam (Ernie) Coryea and Bob (Janet) Brown; grandchildren, Corey (Ashley) Mosier, Carly Grounds and Carri Harper; stepgrandchildren, Melanie (Darin) Poole, Mike (Mileana) Coryea, Jeff (Jen) Brown, Joi Troyer, Robin (Marti) Wambach and Renee (Peter) Shadday; great-grandchildren, Allison and Hudson Mosier, Lexi and Bristol Grounds and Austin and Allie Harper; stepgreat-grandchildren, Kaitlyn and Jacob Poole, Taylor and Sydney Coryea, Jayden Journee, Olivia Brown, Levi Troyer, Mattie, Grace and Richard Wambach and Simon and Floriane Shadday; a brother, Bill Samuelson; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Besides her parents and first husband, she was preceded in death by stepson, Richard Brown, and several aunts and uncles.
The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes with Corey Mosier and Pastor Kenny Walden officiating. Burial will be in Owensburg Cemetery.
Visitation will be 9 to 11 a.m. Friday.
Condolences may be share with the family at fergusonlee.com.