Mamie Jane Young Jones, age 86, of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014, at her residence following an extended illness.
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Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Blackshear Place Baptist Church with interment to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The Rev. Dave Channell will officiate. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, from
5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Jones was born Jan. 17, 1928, in Huntsville, Ala., to the late Carl Young and Mamie Young. She was a native of Conroe, Texas, and worked retail merchandising most of her adult life. Jane was last employed with Belk of Gainesville and was a longtime member of Blackshear Place Baptist Church. She will always be remembered as a kindhearted and faithful friend devoted to her family. Jane dearly loved the Lord, she walked the walk and talked the talk.
Mrs. Jones is survived by her husband, William Jones of Gainesville; daughter, Ellen Cooper of Conroe, Texas; son, John Carroll of California; son and daughter-in-law, Lee and Pat Carroll of Conroe, Texas; grandchildren, Holly and Jacob Slott, Chris Carroll, Leon "Bear" Carroll Jr., Leah Carroll and Rachael Carroll; and a number of great-grandchildren.
Those who wish may make contributions to Homestead Hospice, 10888 Crabapple Road, Roswell, GA 30075.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504, is in charge of arrangements.
Send online condolences to www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.
Memorial Park Cemetery and Funeral Home
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504
Published in gainesvilletimes.com on Apr. 16, 2014