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There aren't enough words yo describe how great of a woman Ms. Whit was. At Lafayette, she was known as the queen of the Flex Program kingdom. She evoked fear in the weak students, but if you truly got to know her, you'd realize she's a kindhearted, wonderful woman. I had her for 7th hour which was rare and we only had two students. During testing where we were in her room for multiple hours, she took us to the

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Posted by: Sarah Clay - Wildwood, MO   Nov 26, 2016

I'm so terribly sorry about your loss. Janey was a sweet and warm soul. It was my fortune to stay in touch with her over the years. She truly liked as well as loved her family and was very proud of you both.


Posted by: Susan Whiteaker    Nov 26, 2016

I am so sorry to hear about Janey, I always enjoyed seeing her. I am glad I was able to see her at the Reunion at Stephen's in October. May God bless and be with all of you in the coming weeks and months.


Posted by: Carmen Stanton - Kirksville, MO   Nov 26, 2016

Ms. Whit was an incredible woman and contributor to the Lafayette community. She was beloved by Lafayette, because it was so clear how much she cared about us students. Despite having graduated from LHS several years ago, my heart was broken by the news of her passing, because LHS truly lost a gem. Ms. Whit will be dearly missed, but undoubtedly remembered.


Posted by: Katherine Trout    Nov 25, 2016

She was the kindest teacher, and truly cared about her students. Lafayette's heart is broken, and will not be the same without her.


Posted by: A friend   Nov 25, 2016

Dear Aaron and Kelly, I wanted to reach out to you and tell you how sorry I am in the lost of your mother. Your dad and especially your mother was very kind to me many years ago and I have never forgotten their love and kindness that they so willingly gave to me. I pray the Lord's sweet presence is especially real today and that He brings you comfort that only He can give.


Posted by: Mary Brauch - Wadena, MN   Nov 25, 2016

It's so difficult to express the sadness we feel for losing our Janey. She made me laugh every time we were together. We will miss you so much.


Posted by: Tamara Sintery - Surprise, AZ   Nov 25, 2016

Will miss my sister in law a friend for years a wonderful mother to Aaron and Kelly too soon the time passes by so sorry I cannot come and visit and say goodbye I am here for you always denis


Posted by: Denis - Whiteaker   Nov 25, 2016