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 Abbie Rhea <I>Slack</I> Jones

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Abbie Rhea Slack Jones

  • Birth 4 May 1930 Walker County, Georgia, USA
  • Death 11 Mar 2014 Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Rossville, Walker County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 126258181

Abbie Jones, 83, of East Ridge passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014 in a local hospital. She was a lifelong resident of the Rossville and East Ridge area. She was a member of the East Ridge Baptist Church since 1957 and also the Naomi Sunday School Class. Mrs. Jones worked as a bookkeeper for the Frances Shop in Rossville for over 30 years and World Sales for over 20 years. Her passions in life were God, Church, family, word finds, watching the food network, and enjoying the many activities at the Courtyard in Dayton.

She was preceded in death by her husband, J.R. Jones; parents, Abner and Julia Slack; three brothers, Abe, Luther, and Ransom Slack; and two sisters, Annie Geyer and Thelma Slack.

Survivors include her son, Joel "Jody" (Tammy) Jones; granddaughter, Brittany Frost; grandson, Joel Jones, II; great grandson, Blake Frost; and several nieces and nephews.

Condolences may be sent to

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the MaryEllen Locher Foundation at 5959 Shallowford Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421.

Funeral services will be held Friday at 1p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Dr. Ronnie Mitchell and Reverend J.L. Sharpe officiating.

Interment will follow in the Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park with Gary Cooper, Terry Reynolds, Keith Pendley, Edgar Thomas, Teddy Harris, and Joel Jones, II serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 4-8p.m. at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, located at the end of Historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.

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  • Created by: akita256
  • Added: 12 Mar 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 126258181
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Abbie Rhea Slack Jones (4 May 1930–11 Mar 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 126258181, citing Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park, Rossville, Walker County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by akita256 (contributor 47109332) .