TRUMANN - Mrs. Janice Lavon Jones departed this life Tuesday, November 29, 2016, in Jonesboro at the age of 59. Mrs. Jones was born September 8, 1957 in Marked Tree to Amos Lord and Rebecca Mitchell. She was a homemaker and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Trumann.
Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy Jones; one sister, Robin Rossell; two brothers, Willie Joe Lloyd and Willie Mitchell and her parents.
Mrs. Jones is survived by two daughters, Robin Jones of Trumann and Roseanne Blake; five sons, Curtis Mitchell, Jeremy Brooks, Kevin Jones, Cory Jones and Cornelius Jones all of Trumann; two sisters, Cora McGuire of Marked Tree and Barbara Turner of Los Angeles, Cal.; four brothers, Terry Lloyd of Iowa, Ricky Mitchell of Blytheville, Jimmy Mitchell of Marked Tree and Barry Rossell of Memphis and a host of grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Dec. 6th at Anderson Chapel M.B. Church with Rev. Willie Brown officiating. Burial followed at Riverview Cemetery in Marked Tree under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home of Tyronza.