Janice Dee Roller, 70. was born Nov. 15, 1946, in Cassville, the first child of Joe D. Roller and Mary Marguerite Varner-Roller. She grew up in Seligman, MO, and graduated Valedictorian of the class of 1964, Southwest High School at Washburn. She married Willis M. Cagle on June 6, 1964.
Janice and Willis made their home in various small towns in southwest Missouri. They lived on their family farm in the Morrisville area from 1971 through the summer of 1984. During that time, she worked at a law firm and then Polk County Bank. In 1984, the family moved to Diamond and thereafter, she graduated cum laude from Missouri Southern State University. In 1987, she became a Certified Public Accountant (“CPA”) and practiced in Joplin.
In 1990, Janice moved to Stockton with her family and started her own accounting firm. Later, she became the Public Administrator for Cedar County and held that position along with her accounting practice until early 2012.
Throughout her life, Janice was deeply involved in various community organizations. She made a lasting impact in many peoples’ lives. She was known for many things including her homemade cinnamon rolls and big smile.
Janice is survived by her husband, Willis M. Cagle, of Stockton; her daughter, Jo E. Cagle, of St. Louis; and son, Zane T. Cagle, and his wife, Lee, of St. Louis. She leaves two grandchildren, Aiko L. Cagle and Kai M. Cagle. She is also survived by three siblings – Danny Roller and his wife, LaVerna, of Exeter; Wesley Roller and his wife, Karen, of Washburn; and Molly McKay and her husband, Lowell, of Tulsa, OK.
Janice Dee Cagle passed at 3:40 p.m. on July 18, 2017.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to research studies at the Movement Disorder, Dept. of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, Attn: Susan Donovan, P.O. Box 8111, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110.
Visitation was from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 26, in Butler Funeral Home, 407 East Broadway; Bolivar.
Funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 27, in Stockton Christian Church, 703 West Street, Stockton.
Concluding service will begin at 4 p.m. Thursday, July 27, in Salem Cemetery, Seligman.