Janice Marie Hawthorne

March 4, 1952 ~ December 1, 2018 (age 66)


Janice Marie Hawthorne, 66, of Bauxite, Arkansas passed away December 1, 2018. She was born March 4, 1952 in Hot Springs County, Arkansas to the late Leslie B. and Ruthia Mae (Adcock) Morgan.
Janice was a devoted mother and grandmother. She worked for Arkansas Health Center for twenty-five years as an LPTN. She loved to dance and her dogs.
Preceding Janice in death are her husband, Dennis Hawthorne; and her brother, Wesley Morgan.
She leaves to cherish her memory two daughters: Leslie Pharr and husband Jay of Hot Springs, Arkansas and Wendy Hawthorne of Benton, Arkansas; son, Chad Hawthorne and wife Laurie of Glen Rose, Arkansas; sisters: Sue Morrison of Texas, Doris Tucker and husband Tommy of Traskwood, Arkansas, Linda Still and husband Leon of Hot Springs, Brenda Raper and husband Larry of Traskwood, Arkansas, and Peggy Pierce of Mississippi; grandchildren: Jana, Chase, Chance, Misty, Hannah, and Carson; great-grandchildren: Rylee, Cole, Annistyn; and a host of family and friends who love Janice and will miss her always.
Reception visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 PM, Wednesday, December 5, at Smith-Benton Funeral Home, 322 N. Market Street, Benton, Arkansas. Funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM, Thursday, December 6, at Smith-Benton Funeral Home. Burial following at Fairplay Cemetery with Jay Pharr, Shane Gage, Nick Dodge, Donnie Cecil, Hunter Pharr, and Coby Pharr assisting as pallbearers.
Services entrusted to Smith-Benton Funeral Home. Online guestbook:

Reception Visitation

DEC 5. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

Smith - Benton Funeral Home
322 N. Market St.
Benton, AR, 72015

Funeral Service

DEC 6. 1:00 PM (CST)

Smith - Benton Funeral Home
322 N. Market St.
Benton, AR, 72015

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