Janet Elizabeth Johnson Dillard, 64, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, May 10, 2021, at Fishing Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Brian Sampson officiating. The family will receive friends 12:30-1:30 p.m. prior at the church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Janet was born Jan. 17, 1957, in Wilkes County to Florence Brown Johnson. She worked many years at Lowe’s Companies in Aviation and retired from ECMD in human resources. She loved her family dearly.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one brother, L.E. Johnson and wife, Brenda; a brother-in-law, David Joines; and a nephew, Matthew Johnson.
Janet is survived by her husband, Billy Dillard, of the home; two daughters, Billie Shew of North Wilkesboro and Amanda Dillard of Jefferson; two grandchildren, Jacob Shew and Savannah Shew; one sister, Linda Joines of Wilkesboro; four brothers; Don Johnson and wife, Lucille, Robert Johnson, Jerry Johnson and wife, Joyce, and Bill Johnson and wife, Becky, all of North Wilkesboro; and many nieces and nephews, whom she loved dearly.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn., 38105.
Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.