Janie Louise Rains of Pauls Valley passed away May 15, 2017 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 69 years.
Janie was born September 17, 1947 in Parken, Arkansas to Joe Dow and Mary Alice (Cline) Tackett. She grew up and attended school in different towns being led where her father's career took them.
Janie lived most of her life in Arkansas and later to Oklahoma City. It was in Oklahoma City on April 7, 1992 that she and Michael Kevin Rains were married. Her church home was at Springdale Baptist Church. She retired as a business manager in laundry and dry cleaning. Pauls Valley has been her home for the past 10 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Mary Tackett; and three sons: Larry Nichols, John T. Bryant and Ronnie Joe Nichols.
Surviving family include her husband, Kevin Rains of the home; three children: Jeffrey Allen Rains and wife Tina of Pauls Valley, Mandy Lee Doshier and husband Will of Moore, and Ashley Barry of Midwest City; eight grandchildren: Riley Burk, Camryn Burk, Cameron Abbott, Erica Abbott Shorrosh, Ronnie Joe Nichols Jr., Stephanie Leland, Zachary Nichols and Nadine Nichols; numerous great-grandchildren; and one sister, Debbie Rains of Wynnewood.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Stufflebean-Coffey Chapel of Remembrance.
Memorial and professional services for cremation are under the direction of Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home. We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family's guestbook at www.stufflebeanfuneralhome.com.
Published on June 6, 2017