Janice S. Criswell

  • BORN: April 6, 1949
  • DIED: February 26, 2018
  • LOCATION: Higginsville, Missouri

Janice S. Criswell, 68 of Higginsville, Missouri died on Monday, February 26, 2018, at her home.

Born Wednesday, April 6, 1949 in Pittsfield, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Orville Crawford and the late Clara Whitney Crawford.

Janice married Leroy F. Criswell on June 30, 1967. She was a homemaker for most of her life and a member of Mt. Pleasant Church in Buffalo, Missouri.

Surviving are two sons, Troy J. Criswell of Marshall, Missouri and Lance (Estee) Criswell of Oak Grove, Missouri; one brother, Riley Crawford of Marshall; three sisters, Rosetta (Ronnie) Wilson of Buffalo, Missouri, Patsy Crawford and Phyllis Kalthoff both of Springfield, Missouri; four grandchildren, Jada Criswell, Landon Criswell, Evan Criswell and Levi Criswell.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband and one sister Nancy Adkins.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday at Missouri Veterans Chapel in Higginsville. Interment will be in Missouri Veterans Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be sent to Harvesters of Kansas City, MO.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hoeferfuneralhome.com

Memorial Service
  • Friday, March 02
    1:00 PM
  • Missouri Veterans Chapel
  • Higginsville, MO 64067
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  • Friday March 02
  • Missouri Veterans Cemetery
  • 20109 Business Highway 13
  • Higginsville, MO 64037
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