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Doris C. (Elledge) Jones

July 14, 1935 ~ April 15, 2019 (age 83)

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Doris C. Jones, 83, of Tuscumbia died Monday, April 15, 2019. Visitation will be Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 5-8 p.m. at Colbert Memorial Chapel. The service will be Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 11 a.m. in the chapel. Gerald Pennington and Terry Jones will be officiating. Burial will be in Colbert Memorial Gardens. Doris was a member of Littleville Church of Christ. She worked many years as an entrepreneur and business owner. Her greatest gift was being a mother, grandmother, and an excellent homemaker

She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Paul D. Jones; parents, Kelly and Madeline Elledge; sisters, Norma O’ Malley, Jewel Kimbrough., and Lucy Elledge.

Doris is survived by her sons, Terry Jones (Tammy) and Danny Jones (Joanne); daughters, Paula Taylor (Carlon), Anita Thomas (Keith Steele), and Jennifer Jones (Anthony Dalrymple); sister, Jeanette Jeffrey; brother, Gary Elledge (Jean); grandchildren, Justin Taylor (Beth), Jeremy Taylor (Natasha), Talon Thomas (Grace), Chris Jones (Kaylee), Courtney Jones, Ethan Thomas, Phoebe Jones, Kasey McKleroy, Karissa Simmons (Troy), Luke Jones, Kristen Eller , also Devon Drinkard,Quinton Soronen, and Dylan Blackwell, Slade Blackwell, and Cameron Blackwell; great grandchildren, Brynlie and Paityn Taylor, Nylah, Novah, and Raeleigh Thomas, Hadley and Emsley Simmons, Paisleigh and Bentley Eller, Atticus Thomas to arrive in June; and host of loving nieces, nephews, and other family members.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons.

Memorials can be made to the Arthritis Foundation at 1355 Peachtree St NE Suite 600 Atlanta, Georgia 30309.

We would like to offer a special thanks to the nurses of the PCU Unit at Helen Keller Hospital and Dr. McClendon for the care given to our dear loved one.

To send flowers to Doris' family, please visit our floral section.


April 17, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Colbert Memorial Chapel
700 Hwy 43 South
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

Funeral Service
April 18, 2019

11:00 AM
Colbert Memorial Chapel
700 Hwy 43 South
Tuscumbia, AL 35674


Colbert Memorial Gardens
700 Hwy 43 South
Tuscumbia, AL 35674


Arthritis Foundation
1355 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta GA 30309
Tel: 1-404-872-7100

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