Juanita Cox became an esteemed member of the Johnson Funeral Home team in 2020, serving as a compassionate Funeral Director and skilled Embalmer. Her dedication to her role is deeply rooted in the honor of being a public servant, guiding families through their moments of loss, and helping them celebrate the lives of their loved ones.
For Juanita, her role as an embalmer is especially fulfilling, as it allows her to restore a sense of dignity and peace to individuals impacted by illness or trauma.
Residing in Lake Charles since 2004, Juanita relishes the community’s spirit, which has a small-town camaraderie. This sense of community is her foundation, and she values her involvement in Lake Charles Pitbull Rescue.
With six years as a 911 telecommunicator, training in emergency communication and crisis response, a graduation from Commonwealth in 2018, and experience in the funeral industry since 2017, she brings a wealth of expertise and compassion to her role.
In her personal life, Juanita is a proud mother to her son. She enjoys volunteering, attending concerts, and immersing herself in outdoor activities. Her commitment to serving the community is not only a professional endeavor but a personal one that she holds dear.