Nancy  Jones

Nancy Jones

Mrs. Nancy Woodall Jones, 67, of Duluth, GA, died September 29, 2010, after a courageous battle with lung cancer. She is survived by her husband, Edmund Jones; daughters and sons-in-law, Leah and Marc O'Brien of Duluth, GA, Mary Helen and Todd Bryant of Duluth, GA; son and daughter-in-law, Walker and Anna Jones of Sumter, SC; grandchildren, Jackson and Davis O'Brien, Parker, Meg and Cole Bryant, and Walker, Miller, and Griffin Jones; sisters, Beverly Eith (Ronny), Mary Barnes (Joe), Emily Godlewki (Steve), and brother, Jack Woodall (Karen), as well as many other beloved nieces, nephews, and in-laws. She is preceded in death by parents, Jack and Belva Woodall of Atlanta, GA. Nancy was born in Atlanta, GA, on February 23, 1943, graduated from Druid Hills High School and attended the University of Georgia and Georgia State University. She married Edmund Walker Jones on November 14, 1964. Nancy spent her life in service to others. She was a loving wife and mother, a dedicated homemaker, a member of the Junior League and an active volunteer in her children's school and church. Nancy enjoyed playing ALTA tennis and in more recent years watching her daughters play together. She loved hummingbirds and was an avid gardener, raising African violets, roses and orchids. The funeral service will be held on Friday, October 1st, at 11:00 a.m. at Johns Creek Presbyterian Church. The committal will be a private family service at 3:00 p.m. at River View Cemetery in Canton, GA (behind the Cherokee County Courthouse). In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to: Caringbridge, at Online condolences may be expressed at Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 5051 Peachtree Ind. Blvd., Norcross, GA 30092, (770) 448-5757.