Janice "Jan" Sobel

January 22, 1943 ~ July 31, 2019 (age 76)


Mrs. Jan Sobel, age 76, of Milledgeville passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019.  She was born in Springfield, New Jersey to Richard and Lucille Palmeri Groendyke who have preceded her in death.  Mrs. Sobel enjoyed traveling, camping, she loved her poodle “Emma”, and was a devoted grandmother.  She and her husband Mr. Steve Sobel have been married for 34 years and lived in Fayetteville before moving to the Covington area to help take care of grandchildren.  Along with her husband Mrs. Sobel is survived by her children Cheryl Kane (Phil Witz) of Newnan and Richard Willey (Joanne) of Covington, her grandchildren Brian Kane (Vanessa), Mandy Nowak (Jesse), Caitlin Willey, Krista Willey and Sam Edwards, her great grandchildren Annabelle, Henry, Kimaleigh, and Kaelyn, along with numerous other family and close friends.

Funeral services for Mrs. Sobel will be held at 3 o’clock Sunday, August 4, 2019 at the Chapel of J.C. Harwell and Son Funeral Home with Pastor Ron Compton officiating.  Interment will follow at New Covington Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2:00 PM until 3:00 PM on Sunday prior to the service.  J.C. Harwell and Son Funeral Home, 2157 East Street, SE, Covington, GA 30014 is in charge of the arrangements.  A guest book may be signed on-line

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August 4, 2019

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
J.C. Harwell & Son Funeral Home
2157 East Street, SE
Covington, Georgia 30014

Funeral Service
August 4, 2019

3:00 PM
Chapel of J.C. Harwell & Son Funeral Home
2157 East Street, SE
Covington, GA 30014

Interment following funeral service
August 4, 2019

New Covington Cemetery

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