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Janice Myra Fanning
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to:
  • American Cancer Society - SC
    5900 Core Road, Suite 504
    North Charleston, SC 29406

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“As a delivery angel with AMOR Healing Kitchen last year I delivered food to Janice for several months. Janice was a warm, loving, gentle person who...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Susan Morrison - Charleston, SC

“It was an honor to have know Janice and to help her when she was going through treatment! She came in with a smile on her face each and every time...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Chrissy Petit - SC

“Carol,I am so sorry for the loss of your sister. Prayers to you and your family. May the warm memories of her bring comfort to you and your siblings...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Katie Smith - Taunton, MA

“So sorry to hear this. I knew Janice from our days at Stono Park through St Andrew's High School. My thoughts and prayers are with her family and...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Bonnie Jones Cooper - Charleston, SC

“My Sweet friend!!!! Janice had the most amazing, sweet soul. She fought cancer with more strength and dignity than anyone I have ever seen. Not once...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Becky Johnson - langley, KY

“Jack and Betsy: I am stunned and saddened to learn of Janice's death; I am so sorry to hear this news. I did not know she had been ill as we lost...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Sheri Ackerman - Jacksonboro, SC

“For 18 years me and my family's days were made brighter and happier every day, whether it be by a bird chirping in a tree that had a feeder, or by a...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Rodrigo Bunge - CHARLESTON, SC

“To the family of Janice Fanning. I work at the Worldwide Equipment in Lexington, Ky.. I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of Janice. We never know...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Nannie Jackson - KY - Coworker

“Janice was such a nice person and I am honored to have know her, she was such a strong person always happy and never complaining. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Berta Adkins - Prestonsburg, KY

“I am Executive Director of AMOR Healing Kitchen in Charleston. We've been bringing Janice meals since March...she was our very first client when we...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Maria Kelly - Charleston, SC


Janice Myra Fanning, 60, of Charleston, South Carolina, died Saturday, October 27, 2018. Her funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2018 in the J. HENRY STUHR, INC. MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road, at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Magnolia Cemetery. The family will receive friends in the Mount Pleasant Chapel on Saturday from 10:00 am until time of the service.

Janice was born February 23, 1958 in Charleston, South Carolina, daughter of the late Buist Martin Fanning, Jr. and the late Myra Eason Fanning. She graduated from St. Andrews High School in 1976, and worked as a child care provider, retail and wholesale employee, and office manager. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. Janice enjoyed watching birds, caring for her dogs, and being with family and friends. For years she fought the challenges of cancer with grace and courage.

She is survived by five brothers, Wayne Russell Fanning (Dixie) of Mount Pleasant, SC, Buist Martin Fanning III (Jan) of Irving, TX, Jack Edwin Fanning (Betsy) of North Charleston, SC, Gene Eason Fanning (Ada) of Charleston, SC, and Charles Louis Fanning (Kathryn) of Tampa, FL; and sister, Carol Fanning Jeter (Ray) of Fairfax, VA. She was preceded in death by her brother Richard Henry Fanning and her sister, Joyce Myra Fanning.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the American Cancer Society, 5900 Core Road, Suite 504, North Charleston, SC 29406.