Janice Cawthon Flynn
Jan. 3, 1939 –
Jan. 8, 2014
Janice Cawthon Flynn, 75, passed away peacefully, surrounded by friends and family, on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 at her home in Midlothian. Janice was born Jan. 3, 1939 in Dallas to Barney and Ruby Cawthon of Oak Cliff. She was a gifted dancer and vocalist, blossoming on stage at the early age of 6 as a member of the Harmony Sisters, with younger sister, Annette. They eventually performed on various radio and TV shows in the late '40s and '50s. She was a 1957 graduate of Sunset High School where she was a proud member of the Bisonettes Drill Team.
Janice went on to become a successful real estate broker, investor and business owner at Janice Flynn Realtors in Midlothian. She enjoyed her family, books, sports, Elvis and fiery conversation.
Janice is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Patrick; their two sons, Christopher Flynn of North Richland Hills and Mike Flynn of Midlothian; sisters, Annette Cawthon Brashears and her husband, William, and Debbie Cawthon Brooks and her husband, Jerry; grandsons, Kyle, Alec and Shawn Flynn; and daughter-in-law, Martha Flynn. Janice also has numerous nephews, nieces and their children whom she cherished like her own.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org.
A visitation will be held from 3-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014 with services following at 3:30 p.m. at Midlothian Funeral Home.
Arrangements by Midlothian Funeral Home, 200 E. Avenue E in Midlothian, 972-723-9884, midlothianfh.com.