Jane Carol Bishop died March 24, 2009

Jane Carol Bishop, age 67, of Grain Valley, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at her residence after a 2-year struggle with ovarian cancer.

Jane was born in Windsor, Missouri January 29, 1942.

Jane was preceded in death by her parents, Quincy and Florence (Champ) Cox, and her brother, Robert Cox. Survivors include her loving husband J.C. Bishop of 46 years; her 3 children Melanie Crawford, Jacob and David Bishop; her 5 grandchildren Cassie, Thomas, Austin, Aliah, and Colton; and 2 great grandchildren Korben and Iven of Grain Valley, and her sister Barbara Kopp. Jane was a woman of strong Christian faith who impacted the lives of all those she touched, especially her family whose lives were made stronger, better and wiser by her own compassion and wisdom. She enjoyed being a writer and an author. She displayed her creativity, intellect, and passion in many ways throughout her life. Her family was everything to her, and she did everything in her power to help her children and grandchildren achieve our dreams and ambitions.

We wish to thank everyone, including Crossroads Hospice, for their kindness and prayers during this difficult time. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Crossroads Hospice.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 28th at Royer Funeral Home, Grain Valley; burial in Valley Memorial Gardens, Grain Valley. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until service time.