Lois Ann Jones, 62, of Walnut Grove, N.C., passed away on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Born on May 2, 1959, in Transylvania County, N.C., she was the daughter of the late William Walter McJunkins and Ruth Ann Owens McJunkins.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 25 years, Roy Lee Jones. Those left to cherish her memory include her daughters, Alexis Jones and Cricket Mock and her husband James; her siblings, Carolyn Gray and her husband David, Bill McJunkins and his wife Angela, and David Wright and his wife Becky; 18 nieces and nephews; 12 great-nieces and great-nephews; two great-aunts, Bernice Nix and Medora Knight; her life partner, Jeff Oleson of the home; her bother-in-law, Vince Oleson; and her baby Peanut, who lifted her up when she was down.
The family will receive friends from 9 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 19, 2021, at Nicholson Funeral Home. A graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. at Oakwood Cemetery with her family and friends officiating.
For those who wish, Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, www.donate3.cancer.org.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.nicholsonfunerals.com.
Nicholson Funeral Home has the honor of serving the family of Lois Ann Jones.