Jana Weaver Miles-Burnett Memorial

Any contribution large or small will be used to help pay the expensive cost of memorial and funeral arrangements for Jana Weaver Miles-Burnett.
Jana was taken from us in a tragic motorcycle accident on Saturday evening 11-7-2015.
Her beautiful soul is survived by her two children 22 yr old Sara Elizabeth Smillie and 14 yr old Cody Allen Miles.
40 years young, Jana brought smiles and laughter to everybody she met and she deserves nothing but the best memorial that we can give the surviving family.

One of the happiest days of her life was the night she was taken from us. She shared this night with her children and the love of her life, William Burnett. Jana is also survived by her groom, her husband, part of her foundation.  William is and always will be a part of our family especially while we all rely on each other to pull through these troubled times.

ANY donation large or small will be a blessing to help pay funeral costs in this tragic time.
I also ask that you say a small prayer for the family to help them through this struggle while putting their loving mother to rest.

My name is Khole Smillie.  Jana was my mother-in-law,  a true inspiration, and a loving soul.  She accepted me into her family with open arms and constant giggling and laughter. In my two years of being a part of their family, not once did I witness Jana in a bad mood!

Its taken all of my strength to support my wife Sara and my little brother in law Cody. No one should ever have to go through the tragic loss of their mother in such a way.

 I felt like one small token of love I could show to the family in return for what they have shown me  is to create this gofundme account.  This account and all donations will go directly into paying for the funeral at Hobbs Johnson Funeral Home in Benton, IL.

offline donations can also be dropped off at Central Dispatch in Christopher, Illinois - 218 west market street.

wsil TV , St Louis post, Z100, and the Southern Illinoisan newspaper has done so much to help as well.

It warms my heart that so many people have com and come forward to pray, give respects, and assist in paying for sending Jana home with all the beautiful wishes she deserves. 

Thank you and God bless

If anyone has any questions feel free to call, txt, email, or leave a message.

618-922-1747
Khole Smillie
kholesmillie@gmail.com

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Khole Smillie 
Organizer
Benton, IL
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