Janice James, 42, of Houston passed away Thursday, November 16, 2023. Visitation will be held Tuesday, December 5, from 5:00-6:30pm at St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Church. A Parish Rosary will follow at 6:30pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, December 6, at 10:00am at the church with Rev. Giovanni Nguyen officiating. Rite of Committal will follow in the church cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Nobles Funeral Chapel.
Janice was born to Thomas and Mary Jane Langdon in The Woodlands on February 2, 1981, the youngest of 2 girls. She graduated from Macon High School and went on to earn an associate degree in psychology. She eventually went to work for Walmart for the next 20 years where she found an additional family.
Janice had 1 child; a beautiful girl named Madelyn. She loved her more than anything, giving her an extraordinary life and living every day just to see her daughter happy.
Janice will be remembered for her charity. She raised money countless times for different organizations such as The Children's Miracle Network and The Boys and Girls Club. Anytime she got word that a coworker was in need, she would be on the phone finding resources for them or many times helping them herself. She always encouraged others, wanting good things for them. She will be missed by many.
She is preceded in death by her mother and father Thomas and Mary Jane Langdon.
She is survived by her only daughter Madelyn; her only sister Heleen and her husband Chris Abele and their children Zachary Wingate, Cain and Chloe Abele.