Janet G. Eyman of Belle, Missouri was born January 8, 1944 in St. James, Missouri to William and Grace (Weaver) Moreland and passed away Monday, May 18, 2021 at the age of 77 years.
On November 8, 1979 she married Jim Eyman in Rockport, Missouri.
Janet was a homemaker and it was a job she enjoyed. She was a great cook and was known for her homemade pies at the Vichy firehouse dinners. Janet was a avid horse rider when she was younger and was a member of the St. James Saddle Club for a time.
She enjoyed reading, doing word puzzles, watching old westerns with John Wayne and Gunsmoke, gardening and growing flowers. Janet was a animal lover and loved taking care of her fish, chickens and calves. She was a determined lady who knew what she wanted in life and let nothing stop her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William Delmar and Grace Moreland; three children, Cindy (Lackey) Anderson, Mark Edward Lackey and an infant daughter, Penny JoAnne Lackey; three brothers, Stanley “Joe” and Delmar Gerald “Skeeter” Moreland and Paul Moreland; and two sisters, June (Moreland) Gardner and Novella “Granny” Bullock.
She is survived by her husband, Jim Eyman; two sons, Carl Wayne Lackey and wife Kim of St. James, Missouri and Tim Lackey and wife Joy of Phillipsburg, Kansas; one daughter, Wendy Akins of Belle, Missouri; nine grandchildren; six great grandchildren; three brothers Charles Moreland and wife Lorali of Pennsylvania, Larry Moreland of Cuba, Missouri and James “Max” Moreland of St. James, Missouri; two sisters, Brenda Skaggs and husband Ed of St. James, Missouri and Carol Marietta Ritz and husband Nick of Pennsylvania; other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held from 2-3 p.m. on Friday, May 28, 2021 at the Sassmann’s Chapel in Belle, Missouri with memorial services following at 3 p.m.
Arrangements under the direction of the Sassmann’s Chapel in Belle, Missouri.