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January 16, 2014

Shirley Lynn Jones

Shirley Lynn Jones

ORANGE — Shirley Lynn Jones, 59, of Orange passed away on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at Baptist Hospital in Orange.

She was a native of Waxhaw, Mississippi; born on September 28, 1954 to parents Joella (Macfatten) and Percy Overstreet. She had lived in the Orange area for 32 years; prior in Cleveland, MS. She was a faithful and active member of Full Gospel Church in Orange. Shirley enjoyed cooking for her family and going fishing. Shirley was a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt and friend who will be missed dearly.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and sister, Emma Whitefield.

She is survived by her husband, James Louis Jones of Orange; son, Tamarcus Glenn Jones of Orange; sisters, Bertha Smith and husband, Willie of Little Rock, Ark, Percy Overstreet Johnson and husband, Floyd, Essie Mott, Shelia Odom and husband, Frank all of Orange; brothers, Willie Overstreet of Chicago, Jessie Overstreet of Houston, Gregory Overstreet of Sunset, Wisconsin, Johnny Overstreet of Indiana and numerous nieces and nephews.

A private service will be held by the family at a later date. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.

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