LAURA F. JEANS
March 2, 1944 – December 7, 2012
ZEBULON – Laura Faye Jones Jeans, 68, of the Pilot Community, died Friday. She was born in Edgecombe County to the late Bennette & Edna Seymour Jones. She was retired from Devil Dog where she loved to work after 33 years of service. If she set her mind to something that was that. She was “Mema” and wouldn’t let anyone do anything for themselves when she could care for them herself. She had a giving heart. She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, “W.C.” Jeans, brothers, Robert Lee, Horace, Bud, & Pete Jones, Douglas Seymour, and sisters, Annie Burgess, Evelyn Bray, & Mamie Bails.
Funeral service 11 am, Monday, Pilot Baptist Church with burial in the Old Bunn Cemetery.
She is survived by son, Maury Jeans (Dawn), grandchildren, Kimberly Jeans, Ryne Jeans, Kelly Jeans (Josh) & Jordan Daniel, siblings, John Jones (Dorothy), Rosalie Moody, Jimmie Jones (Minnie), Edgar Jones (Brenda), Anita Privette (Wesley), Alice Jones, & Ronnie Jones (Joan), and pets, Buddie, Molly, Bully, Apollo & Rocky.
In lieu of flowers memorials to Pilot Baptist Church Youth Fest, 8103 NC Hwy 39, Zebulon, NC, 27597
Visitation 1-3 pm, Sunday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net