Janet Caudill Royal, 60, of Thurmond, passed away Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, at Forsyth Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.
The family will receive friends and family at Center Baptist Church in Thurmond from 3-4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 12, with services starting at 4 p.m. and with Adam Darnell officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Royal was born on Oct. 27, 1959, in Surry County to William Rosco Caudill and Wanda Rutter Caudill. She was a devoted wife, amazing mother, wonderful sister, loving aunt and the best Nana to her grandkids.
She devoted over 30 years of service and dedication to Centel/Sprint/Embark telephone company. She was a member of Center Baptist Church the majority of her life and loved the Lord and her church family very much. She endured a long journey with cancer and won her wings.
Mrs. Royal was preceded in death by both parents; an infant sister, Mildred Louise Caudill; and her loving husband, Kenneth Carlie Royal, whom she loved and cherished. She is survived by her three daughters, Kendra Royal, Christina Royal and husband, James Anderson, all of Wilkesboro, and Melissa Royal of the home; four wonderful grandchildren, Madi, Jake, Landon and Conner; two loving sisters, Joan Hemeric of Florida and Sandra Walker of the home; three loving brothers, Boyd Caudill of Elkin, Johnny Caudill and wife, Sharon, of Dobson and Steve Caudill of Roaring River; honorary son Tim Caldwell and wife, Missy; and several loving nieces and nephews whom she loved very much. Flowers will be accepted or memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society.
Johnson Funeral Home is serving the Royal family.