Jane LaFae Barnes Jones, 84, of Amarillo died Saturday, March 31, 2012.
Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 3, 2012 in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Graveside Services will be at 1:00 p.m. (MDT) Wednesday, April 4 in South Park Cemetery in Roswell, New Mexico.
Born September 10, 1927 in Roswell, New Mexico to T. B. and Ruby Barnes, Jane gave her heart to Jesus Christ at a young age and was a charter member of First Assembly of God Church in Roswell. She married Ben Jones on October 28, 1943 and they resided in Roswell until his untimely death on October 21, 1962. Jane relocated to Amarillo in 1979 to become sales manager for Mayflower Moving and Storage. Still active at 84 years young, she was employed by Plains North American Moving and Storage at the time of her death.
She is survived by three sons: Lindell B. Jones and wife, Sue of West County, St. Louis, Missouri; Windell G. Jones and wife Frani of Wilmington, Delaware and Coye Dean Jones of Houston, Texas. Survivors also include Estelle McClain Powell of Midland, Texas, plus seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Two daughters, Patricia Garnell and Janetta Ruth Jones, preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Alvin Barnes and John Darrell Barnes.
Family will receive friends at the Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 3.