March 19, 1945 - September 18, 2020
Mrs. Janice Wood, 75, passed away Friday, September 18, 2020 at UF Health Shands following a sudden illness.
She was born in Lexington, Kentucky on March 19, 1945 and daughter of the late Jesse Osborne, Sr and Daisy Shell Osborne. While living in Kentucky, she became a licensed cosmetologist and continued when she moved to Florida. Janice later returned to school and became a registered respiratory therapist, working for UF Health Pulmonary Department as their PH Clinic Coordinator. She was loved by her physicians and patients, as she was a loving and caring person. She also enjoyed her Bible Study Group with her ladies at Beaches Chapel.
Preceding her in death is her husband, James F. “Jim” Wood and 2 sisters: Polly Coyle and Jessica Robinson.
Surviving family include her daughter & son-in-law: Rhonda & Millard James; “her girls” Kylie & Gracie; 2 sisters: Judy (Joel) Hughes and Teresa (Kevin) Lile; 1 brother: Jesse (Stacy) Osborne, Jr. and a host of friends.
A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a favorite charity or Nassau County Animal Services (www.nassaucountyfl.com/918/DONATE).