Janiece Reece, 83, of Tulsa, Oklahoma passed away June 3
rd, 2014 at her residence.
She was born August 4, 1930 in Alva, OK. She attended Oklahoma State University
and graduated with a teaching degree. While she was a student there she
met her husband of 61 years, Monroe F. Reece. She and Reece moved to Tulsa
to raise their family, where she taught for Tulsa Public Schools at both
Celia Clinton and Carnegie Elementary schools.
Janiece was an active member of Asbury United Methodist Church for many
years and enjoyed singing in the choir and loved participating in her
Sunday school classes. Even in her last days Jan maintained her kind and
gracious spirit and was loved by all who knew her.
She is survived by her husband Reece, 2 daughters, Karen Allen and her
husband Tom Renfro and Nancy Reece-Smith; grandchildren, Sean Allen and
his wife Laura, Kelly McCollom and husband Trevor, Matthew Allen, Sunny
Smith and Robin Smith.
A memorial service took place on June 11
th, 2014 at the Asbury United Methodist Chapel, located at 6767 S. Mingo,
Tulsa, OK. Internment will be held at the National Cemetery in Fort Gibson, OK.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Asbury Global Missions Fund.