Agnes Jones, 89, Johnson City, passed away Friday, February 15, 2013 at Ivy Hall Nursing Home in Elizabethton. Born in Washington County, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Daisy Bradley Jaynes. .
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband: Clifford Jones; son: Charles Whitt; granddaughter: Hollie Whitt; two brothers: Marlin Jaynes Sr., and Dallas Jaynes; two sisters: Beatrice Jones, and Lillian Curtis.
For many years Mrs. Jaynes resided in the South Central community where she and her husband Clifford owned and operated a country store.
Agnes is survived by her son: Wayne Whitt and girlfriend Victoria Grindstaff, Johnson City; step granddaughter: Melena Manley and husband Mike; step great-granddaughter: Anna, all of Atlanta, GA; brother: George Jaynes and wife Sandra, Limestone, TN; sisters: Hilda Williams and husband Bob, Frances Davis, Limestone, TN, Argent Erwood and husband Jack, Kingsport, TN; the Whitt Family and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to offer a special thank you to her friend and caregiver, Victoria Grindstaff, and also Mary Hughes, Estel Honeycutt, Dr. Thomas Beckner and nurse Allison, and Judy DeLoach and the staff at Ivy Hall Nursing Home for the excellent care they provided during her stay there..
A Celebration of Life Service for Agnes Jaynes Jones will be conducted at 7:00 PM Thursday, February 21, 2013 in the Sunset Room of Tetrick Funeral Services, Johnson City, with Reverend Marlin Jaynes officiating. The family will greet friends from 6:00 PM until the service hour at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to the Nolichucky Fire Department 2634 Hwy 107 Chuckey TN 37641.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family and viewed at www.tetrickfuneralhome.com or faxed to (423) 610-7177. Arrangements for the Jones family are in the care of Tetrick Funeral Services, 3001 Peoples St., Johnson City, TN 37604. (423) 610-7171