Mrs. Senora Dare Hurt Jones, 98, of Homerville, passed away Wednesday, June 28, 2017, in the Langdale Hospice House, Valdosta, surrounded by her three daughters, following a short illness.
Mrs. Jones was born Sept. 30, 1918, in Scottsville, VA, to the late Eugene Jackson Hurt and Julia Herndon Hurt. She was a member of the Homerville First Baptist Church, The Clinch County Retired Educators Association and The Georgia Retired Educators. She was a former member of the Homerville Exchange Club, Pink Ladies, and Woman's Club. After 59 1/2 years, she retired from The Clinch County Board of Education as Bookkeeper on her 87th birthday. She was preceded in death by her husband, Troy P. Jones.
Survivors are three daughters and sons in law: Judy Jones & Bob Cohn, Titusville, FL, Jean Jones & Danny Leccese, Homerville and Peggy Jones & Gary Cooper, Santa Rosa Beach, FL; five grandsons: Parrish & Barbie Allison, Ben & April Cohn, Vince & Angie Leccese, Scott Leccese, and Eric & Emily Leccese; ten great grandchildren: Ashlee Allison, Kaitlyn Allison, Madelyn Allison, Grant Leccese, Evan Leccese, Isabella Leccese, Daniel Leccese, Joshua Leccese, Levi Cohn and Garrison Teague: three great great grandchildren: Clayton, Landon and Colin; a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Funeral services for Mrs. Jones will be held Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 2 p.m. from the Homerville First Baptist Church.
Interment will be in the Pine Forest Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Saturday, July 1, 2017 from 1 to 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.roundtreefuneralhome.net
Roundtree Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Published on June 29, 2017