ELLSWORTH — Janice G. Myrick King, 78, passed away peacefully Jan. 23, 2014, at home with her family by her side in Ellsworth. Janice was born Sept. 22, 1935, in Gouldsboro, the daughter of Vaughn E. Myrick and Edna M. Joy.
She is survived by her brother, Frank Myrick of Fort Meade, Md.; four children, Jo Woodworth, Judie King and Jamie King of Sarasota, Fla., and Julie Burks of Ellsworth; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded by her parents; brother, Vaughn “Poe” Myrick; and sister, Mary Myrick Dow. She lived to raise her children and leaves a very special friend, Bud Holland.
A graveside service is planned for the spring. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Mary Dow Cancer Care Center, 50 Union St., Ellsworth, ME 04605. Arrangements by Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Homes, Ellsworth.