Dorothy Lee Jones was born December 26, 1945 in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania to Warren and Mary Mobley Strickland.
She departed this life for Eternal Rest on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Jones; one sister, Lavaughn Strickland; and one brother, George A. Strickland.
She leaves to cherish her memories, two daughters and one son: Clarissa Strickland (Jay Dee), Hogansville, GA; Lynette Stevens, Roanoke, AL; Clarence Jones, Jr. (Tamecia) Roanoke, AL; seven grandchildren: Shantrell Emory and Santez Emory, Franklin, GA; Traymon Morgan, Roanoke, AL; Ariana Morgan, Aliquippa, PA; Kendreatta Jones and Raekwon Jones, Roanoke, AL; Jeremy Stephens, LaGrange, GA; two great-grandchildren: Jayla and Armari Emory, Franklin, GA; six brothers and one sister: Warren Strickland, Jr. (Darlene), New Brighton, PA; Anna Lindsey (Erasely), Aliquippa, PA; Phillip Strickland, Sewickley, PA; Robert A. Strickland, Opelika, AL; William Strickland, Opelika, AL; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Dawson Jones, Jr. (Merdis), Atlanta, GA; Clyde Echols (Willie Fred), Carrollton, GA; Horace Jones (Rebecca), Franklin, GA; Hollis Jones (Jimmie Mae), Franklin, GA; many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
The Homegoing Celebration will be on Friday, February 1, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church with Rev. Christopher Bonner, Rev. Robert A. Strickland, Rev. Warren Strickland officiating. Burial will follow at the Church Cemetery.