Janet Paschal is a gospel singer who is well-known for the Grammy Award and a Dove Award nomination. She is a well-known figure in the gospel genre and is also loved by her fans. She is also a Hall of Famer of the Gospel Music Association. She began singing professionally when she was 18 years old. She has had a successful career and she has worked with numerous famous personalities like ‘The Rex Nelon Singers‘ and ‘Jimmy Swaggart.


Quick Info
Full NameJanet Paschal
Date of Birth18 October 1956
Place of BirthReidsville, North Carolina, United States of America
Age64 years old
Zodiac SignLibra
OccupationGospel Singer
SiblingsKay Paschal
Body FigureAverage
Eyes ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde
EducationUniversity of North Carolina
Husband / SpouseJohn Lanier
Net Worth$400,000 (estimated)



Janet was born on 18 October 1956 in Reidsville, North Carolina, the United States of America to parents whose information remains a secret. However, we do know that she belongs to a family with rich music background, and her father used to sing in the churches and used to play bluegrass instruments. She was born and raised alongside her sister and her name is Kay Paschal. As teenagers, the sisters along with one other cousin also formed a music group and they named it ‘The Gospel Classics


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Paschal holds an American nationality and she belongs to white ethnicity. Unfortunately, she has not shared any information regarding her ancestry at the moment. Besides this, she is a Christian and she practices Christianity as her religion. Besides this, she is currently 64 years old with the zodiac sign of Libra.


Physical Stats

Janet has not revealed her exact height and her exact weight along with her exact body measurements at the moment. However, judging by her looks, we can tell that she has a decent height with an average body figure. Similarly, she has a pair of beautiful blue-colored eyes with blonde hair color.


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There is no information available regarding Janet Paschal’s schooling years at the moment. However, we do know that she completed her high schooling at some local schools in her hometown. Besides this, she studied and completed her Master’s level education from the University of North Carolina. She studied and graduated in Accounting.



Paschal began her professional career as a singer when she was just 18 years of age. Since then, she has produced a lot of successful songs. She worked with ‘The LeFevres‘ (later known as ‘The Rex Nelon Singers‘) from the year 1974 to the year 1981. Following this, she worked with Jimmy Swaggart in the year 1982. In the year 1987, she began her journey as a solo artist.

Her first ever Gaither Homecoming solo video was ‘Lead Me To The Rock‘ and ‘I Am Not Ashamed‘. Another one of her most notable works came through ‘Written In Red‘ in the year 1996. She produced numerous hits like ‘Another Soldier’s Coming Home‘ and ‘God Will Make A Way‘ during the year 1998. ‘Another Soldier’s Coming Home’ was a tribute to her grandfather.


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Janet won a Grammy Award and a Dove Award nomination for her impressive performance in the Gospel music genre. Besides this, she is a Gospel Music Association Hall of Famer since the year 2019.


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Personal Life

Paschal is currently married to her husband and his name is John Lanier. He is a commercial airline pilot by profession. The love birds met in the year 1998 and after dating for almost a year, they decided to tie their knots in the year 1999. Their marriage ceremony took place in her hometown of Reidsville, North Carolina. However, the couple has chosen to keep their personal life away from media attention. Because of this reason, it is unclear whether the couple has children or not. The family currently lives together in North Carolina, the United States of America.

Besides this, Janet Paschal suffered from breast cancer in the year 2005. She had to take a break from her musical career and tours to undergo chemotherapy and treatments that included radiation. She fought a year-long battle with cancer and finally won. Her treatment took place at the Duke University Medical Center which is a medical school located in Durham, North Carolina.


Janet Paschal
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Net Worth

Janet earns from her professional music career and also through her successful albums and concerts. She has managed to amass a handsome amount of fortune for herself.  She has an estimated net worth of around $400,000 as of the year 2021.


Social Media Presence

Janet Paschal is active on social media platforms. Her supposed Instagram account (@janetandfriends) has over 1.4 thousand followers but the account remains unverified. Moreover, she has over 67 thousand followers on her official Facebook page (@janetpaschal). In addition to this, she also maintains her own website (www.janetpaschal.com) where fans can visit and view her latest updates and tour details. However, she is not available on Twitter.


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