Clarissa JonesApril 18, 1949 ~ January 9, 2018 (age 68)
MILTON, NC – It is with profound sorrow that we announce the death of Ms. Clarissa Jones of 28 Community Circle Rd. who died Tuesday, January 9, 2018, in Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC.
She was born to the late Willie Jones and Helen Garland Clayborne in Blanch, NC on April 18, 1949.
She accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior and joined River Zion Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by a son, James G. Hicks; a brother Perry Clayborne; one sister Helen Jones Fuller.
Her survivors are: two sons, Michael Hicks and Thomas Jones both of Milton, NC; one daughter, Kay Moore (Clarence) of Blanch, NC; four brothers, Wayne Clayborne (Brenda), Edward Clayborne (Melissa) all of Milton, NC, Kenneth Clayborne of Danville, VA, and Kenneth Jones of New Castle, Delaware; eight sisters: Mary Clayborne, Gayle Lester, and Angela Fountain all of Danville, VA, Ella Blackwell Keith (Anson) of Greensboro, NC Dorothy Fields of Brooklyn, New York, Virginia Farmer of Albany, NY, Peggy Hughes and Joylette Hughes both Newburgh, NY; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; a special cousin Lois Hughes of Danville, VA; a host of other relatives and friends.