Janice Ballew Lemonds Elrod, age 74, of Monroe, passed away on September 5, 2021. She was born in Marietta on September 23, 1946 to the late Florene Barron Ballew and the late Wesley Jackson Ballew. She was preceded in death by her first husband, the late Bobby Lemonds; and her brother, the late Barron Ballew. She is survived by her husband, Winford Odell Elrod of Monroe; sister and brother-in-law, Patricia and John Hibbard; brother, James Ballew; 4 step-children, several grandchildren and great grandchildren, several nieces, and 1 grand niece. Funeral services were Friday, September 10, 2021 at 12:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Stephen Butler officiating. Interment Followed at Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home , Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.

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