Carolyn Juanita Watson Jones was born in Jefferson County, AL, on December 18, 1937 and passed away peacefully in Gardendale, AL, on April 12, 2017 at the age of 79. Carolyn moved to Port St. Joe, FL in 1972 when she remained until recently moving back to Gardendale, AL, due to her health. Carolyn loved to shop at yard sales and for many years spent most of her weekends searching for hidden treasures.

Carolyn is survived by her loving husband James E. Jones; her daughters, Cynthia Rickett (Clarence), Pamela Renaud (Richard), Peggy Burkett (Mike), and Nancy Wigsten (Donald); grandchildren, Carrie, Cassie, Carlie, Michael, Buck, Kelly, Preston and Julia; eight great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

The family received friends 5-7 p.m. ET at Ridout's Gardendale Chapel on Friday, April 14, 2017.

A funeral service was held 2 p.m. ET Monday, April 17 at the Beach Baptist Chapel in Port St. Joe, FL, followed by her entombment in the Holly Hill Cemetery Mausoleum, Port St. Joe, FL.

Arrangements under the direction of Ridout's Gardendale Chapel, Gardendale, AL

Local services were provided by Comforter Funeral Home.