Frank & Bright Funeral Home

Janice Willison Embrey

Dec 14th, 1946 - Nov 11th, 2020

   Janice Willison Embrey, age 73, of Flora, Illinois, passed away Wednesday afternoon, November 11, 2020, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Indiana.

   She was born December 14, 1946, in Effingham County, the daughter of Tennis E. “Bill” and Dorothy (Roberts) Willison.  She was united in marriage to Larry T. Embrey on September 26, 2015, in Owensboro, Kentucky.

   Janice attended Lakeland College.  She retired from World Color Press in Salem where she worked many years as a binder operator.  Janice was a creative writer, writing poems and stories and always keeping up with her journal.  She loved flowers of all kinds and enjoyed tending to her flower beds while she was still physically able.

   She is survived by her husband: Larry Embrey of Flora; a son: Rex (Shauna) Mitchell of Florida; a granddaughter: Anissa Mitchell (Eric Beck) of Flora; a grandson: Nickolas Greenwood of Panorama City, CA; a very dear great-grandson: Creedence Beck of Flora; a sister: Anna Mae Shuster of Florida; and numerous nieces, nephews, and dear friends also survive.

   She was preceded in death by her parents; a son: Michael Mitchell; a granddaughter: Ashley Ames; 3 brothers; and 1 sister.

   A memorial visitation will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2021, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  To share a memory or condolence visit: