Janice Phillips Stooksbury, age 72, of Jacksboro passed away Saturday, October 28, 2023. She was a faithful member of LaFollette Church of Christ, a graduate of Jacksboro High School and The University of Tennessee. She retired after 34 years with the Campbell County School System as a longtime Kindergarten teacher. After retirement she went on to practice private tutoring as she loved teaching children. Her love of bright colors from clothes to lipstick were a reflection of her personality.

Preceded in death by Parents: Willmer and Alice Vinsant Phillips, Grandparents: Frank and Mabel Vinsant; James and Martha Phillips.

Survived by:

Son: Brandon and wife Lara Stooksbury

Granddaughters: Ainsley and Makenna

Beloved Friend and Cousin: Linda Weaver

Many Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and other relatives and friends.

She loved her grandchildren, friends and church family dearly.

Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Thursday, November 2nd at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 7 PM, Minister Ben Shafer officiating. Family and friends will meet 10:15 AM Friday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Campbell Memorial Gardens for 11 AM Interment.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to LaFollette Church of Christ Mission Fund P. O. Box 328 Jacksboro, TN 37757.

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Condolences may be given online at http://www.cross-smithfuneralhome.com