Janice Lee Arata, 50, of Memphis Passed away suddenly on August 18, 2013. She was born in Memphis, TN to Billy and Patsy Kenny Lee/Tubbs. She is survived by her x- husband, William Scott Arata of Memphis, TN and her sons, William Arata, Alan Arata and her daughter, Amanda Arata and a new 3 week old grandson, William Knox Powers.
She is also survived by her 3 sisters, Deborah McCann of Biloxi, MS, Margaret Robertson of Trenton, TN, Sandra Bishop of Memphis, TN and a brother, Leonard Tubbs of Memphis, TN. Janice was a very loyal employee of the Fred's corporation for many years. She was a wonderful loving Mother and Grandmother. Visitation will be held from 5-8 pm. Wednesday, August 21, with the funeral services at 10 am on Thursday, August 22, at Family Funeral Care on Summer Ave. in Memphis.