Othessia Jones Obituary, Death – It is with heavy hearts and a profound sense of loss that we gather to announce the passing of a beloved soul, Mother Othessia Jones. A pillar of strength, wisdom, and love, Mother Jones departed this earthly realm on August 12, 2023, at the age of 84. Her memory will forever remain etched in our hearts as we come together to celebrate a life well-lived and honor the remarkable woman she was.
Born into the tapestry of time on a date that would eventually be overshadowed by the brilliance of her own life, Mother Othessia Jones graced Carrollton, GA, with her presence. She was not merely a member of the community; she was a cornerstone, an embodiment of grace, compassion, and unwavering faith. Her legacy radiates through the lives she touched, the lessons she imparted, and the love she shared.
In commemoration of her life, a Celebration of Life service has been arranged, an event that will stand as a testament to the indelible mark she left behind. On Saturday, August 19, 2023, at 11:00 AM, friends, family, and community members will gather at the First Baptist Church, located at 563 Old Bremen Rd, Carrollton, GA 30117, to pay their respects and honor the life of a remarkable woman. The service will be presided over by Rev. Cedric Duncan, with Rev. Jeff Beckham stepping forward as the eulogist.
Mother Othessia Jones was not only a devoted member of the First Baptist Church but a guiding light for countless souls. Her faith was a beacon that illuminated the path of righteousness, her kindness a source of solace, and her wisdom a wellspring of inspiration. As we gather to celebrate her life, we remember her unwavering devotion to her community, her church, and her family.
Following the service, a heartfelt journey will lead Mother Jones to her final resting place at the Carrollton City Cemetery, a place where her physical presence will rest, but her spirit will continue to thrive in the hearts of those who knew and loved her.
To allow a time of remembrance and reflection, a viewing has been scheduled for Friday, August 18, 2023, from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel. This will be a moment for friends and family to share stories, find solace in one another, and pay their respects to a woman who touched their lives in profound ways.