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Janice Lanell Fatherly

Published 12:11pm Saturday, June 23, 2012

Name: Janice Lanell Fatherly

Fatherly

Age: 62

Occupation: Bus monitor, kitchen cook and teacher floater at The Children’s Center.

Children’s names: Christopher Michael, Crystal Marie and Angie Grizzard

Church Affiliation: Baptist

People say I look like: My daddy’s sister.

Favorite movie of all time: “Sound of Music”

TV shows I never miss: The news

The secret to happiness is: Loving myself

I wish I knew how to: Play the piano
Song I’d love to sing karaoke to: “How Great Thou Art”
If I had to eat only three foods for the rest of my life, they’d be: Chicken, pork chops and fish

Three words that best describe me: Good-hearted soul

Book on my nightstand: “Bible”

One superpower I wish I had: Speed

My proudest achievement: Redoing my kitchen

My most humbling moment: The day my sister passed away

My most recent trip: Fishing

My life won’t be complete until: I get my bills paid

My friends think I’m: A nice person
I really lose my cool when: A child gets hurt

Favorite pro sports team: Dallas Cowboys

Favorite color: Purple

Best life lesson I’ve learned and who taught me: Never trust certain men

Best decision in life: When I met my best friend, Dennis McConnell

Local charitable or non-profit organization I wish more people would support: Diabetic associations

What gives me the blues: People yelling at me

Best childhood memory: When I used to play on the farm with my siblings

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