Janette Lynn Jennings, 52 years of age and a longtime Harborite, died on Friday, May 31, 2019, at her heme in Central Park, Washington, following an extended illness. She was born on Dec. 30, 1966, in Sedro Woolley, Washington, to James Avery and Geraldine (Stafford) Ammons.
She spent her first few years at Marblemount, Washington, and the family then moved to the North Beach area. There she attended school from kindergarten through her high school graduation. She was a cheerleader and played basketball. She attended Tacoma Community College for three years.
On Sept. 22, 1990, she was married to Craig Ellis Jennings at Copalis Beach. The couple made their home at Ocean Shores prior to moving to Central Park.
Janette worked at Grays Harbor Title Company for 18 years before going to Grays Harbor County, working as a county clerk and then as a legal secretary in the prosecutor’s office.
She enjoyed the family trips to the state basketball tournaments as well as to Disneyland. She enjoyed the time she was able to spend with her children. She also liked reading, collecting rocks and working in her flower beds.
Her most memorable times was when her sons were born. Janette will long be remembered for her smile, her big blue eyes and being a Raiders fan.
Janette Lynn Jennings is survived by her husband, Craig Ellis Jennings of the Central Park family home; her two sons, Trey Joseph Jennings and Matthew Jordan Jennings both of Central Park; her father, James A. Ammons Sr. of Elma; her brother, James A. Ammons Jr. of Elma and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her mother, Gerri Ammons and a sister, Stephanie Ammons.
A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
Cremation arrangements are by the Coleman Mortuary, 422 – 5th Street in Hoquiam.
Please take a few moments to record your thoughts for the family by signing the on-line register at www.colemanmortuary.net.