95, passed away on March 27, 2014. She was born Jan. 4, 1919 in Tunica, MS to the late Haywood and Pearl Carruth. She was the seventh of nine children. In 1937 she married L.C. Jones and in 1943 she joined the Friendship Baptist Church where she faithfully served on the usher board. She was employed by her dear friend Mrs. Debbie Dreyer.
Eleanor was preceded in death by her husband L.C. Jones and eight siblings. She leaves to mourn her passing, a daughter Janet (Curtis) Batiste, four grandchildren, nine great- grandchildren a special niece Juanita King & Family, a host of other nieces and nephews and two very special friends Julie Bray and Adrienne Jones.
Friends and family may gather at the Friendship Baptist Church, Massillon on April 7, 2014 from 10a.m.-11a.m. where a funeral service will be conducted at 11a.m., Rev Reginald Hye, officiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery. Messages of condolence and support may be sent to the family at www.paquelet.com
Paquelet Funeral Home &
Paquelet Funeral Homes
1100 Wales Rd Ne Massillon, OH 44646
Published in The Repository on Apr. 4, 2014