PELHAM -- J. Helen Jones, 69, of Pelham, Georgia died Thursday, September 6, 2012 at her home. Funeral service will be held at Union Grove Baptist Church at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 9, 2012 with interment to follow at Pinecrest Memory Gardens. Officiates will be Rev. Doug Hall and Rev. Les Pollock with active pallbearers Brian Jenkins, Nathan Newman, Andy Newman, Reggie Feagin, Jamie Lawrence, Jason Lawrence, Cale Whigham, Zach Whigham, Dustin Thompson, and Tyler Thompson. Honorary Pallbearers: The Deacons of Union Grove Baptist Church

Visitation will be held Saturday, September 8, 2012 from 6 until 8 p.m. at Jamerson Funeral Home, Pelham, GA.

Born on October 13, 1942 in Pelham, GA to the late Lucious Chester Layton, Sr. and Elma Lodge Layton Jones. She was a retired from retail sales and was a member of Union Grove Baptist church. Along with her parents, Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her husband, the late Joseph Neil Jones and her brother, John Layton.

Survivors include her children, Debbie Jenkins and husband, Charles of Auburndale, FL, Ray Jean Leggett and husband, Chris of Pelham, GA, Gwen Pollock and husband, Les of Pelham, GA, William "Billy" F. Thompson, Jr. of Pelham, GA, Sherry Whigham and husband, Yale of Pelham, GA; grandchildren, Brian Jenkins of Auburndale, FL, Nathan Newman of Pelham, GA, Andrea Feagin and husband, Reggie of Pelham, GA, Andy Newman and wife, Kristi of Williamston, SC, Jason Lawrence of Washington, DC, Jamie Lawrence of Camilla, GA, Dustin Thompson of Atlanta, GA, Tyler Thompson of Leesburg, GA, Leslie Pollock of Pelham, GA, Cale Whigham of Camilla, GA, and Zach Whigham of Macon, GA; great grandchildren, Tanner Newman, Ashlyn Newman, Jaxson Newman, Jayden Feagin, Carter Newman and Griffin Newman; siblings, Ann Glover and husband, Hollis of Newport News, VA, Raiford Layton and wife, Pat of Pelham, GA, Chester Layton and wife Holly of Pelham, GA; sister-in-law, Melanie Layton of Pelham, GA.

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