Mrs. Juanita Louise Jones, lifelong resident of Lake City, Florida passed away June 28, 2014 at Lake City Medical Center. Juanita was born October 15, 1934 to Theodore Wilson and Lucious Wilson. Both preceded her in death. She was a faithful member of New Mt. Pisgah A.M.E. Church. She attended Richardson High School and graduated in 1952. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Bethune Cookman College. She taught school in Crestview, Florida for two years and also, Physical Education at Richardson High School for a number of years. She retired in 1994 from Lake City Middle school after having taught for 36 years.
Juanita was preceded in death by her husband, Brother Rufus Jones; brothers, Theodore Wilson, Jr "TE", Earnest Carl Wilson, Clarence Wilson, Cornelius Wilson "Gator"; sisters, Vernell Jackson, Gloria Shaw, Beatrice Dickey.
She leaves to cherish memories: stepchildren, Randolph Jones, Odell Jones, Lula Mae Jones, Cora Boulware; sisters, Mary Elizabeth, Annie Lee; brothers, Freddie Wilson (Annie), Clayton Wilson (Florence), Jerome Wilson (Kathy); hosts of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Juanita Jones will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 5, 2014 at New Mt. Pisgah AME Church, 345 NE Washington St. Lake City, FL. Joy Gallmon, Pastor.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday, July 4, 2014 at New Mt. Pisgah AME Church.
Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME. 292 NE Washington St. Lake City, FL, (386) 752-4366. Marq Combs- Turner, L.F.D. "The Caring Professionals"