Dorsey Lee (Lawrence) Jones

Thursday, December 31, 2009

Dorsey Lee (Lawrence) Jones, age 93, passed away on December 26, 2009 in Berryville, AR. She was born June 27, 1916 in Oases, MO to James Elwin and Luie Melvina (Youngblood) Lawrence.

Dorsey was a housewife and accepted Christ at an early age.

Dorsey is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Eugene and Jean Jones of Santa Ana, CA; one daughter and son-in-law, Lucille and Tommy Ray Anderson of Green Forest, AR; five grandchildren, Jerry Jones, Larry Jones and Susan Wendt, all of CA, Teresa Robinson of Rogers, AR and Tim Anderson of Green Forest, AR; nine great-grandchildren, Cherie and Josh Jones, Robert and Tayler Jones, Chance and Dallas Wendt, Treyton and Tiana Anderson and Lacey West; brother-in-law, Kenner Jones; sister-in-law, Jesse Jones; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and a host of friends.

On December 30, 1934 she was united in marriage with Roy Anderson Blevins who preceded her in death on January 5, 1936. On August 18, 1937 she was united in marriage with Herman Carl Jones who preceded her in death on March 13, 2006. She was also preceded in death by her parents and the following brothers and sisters, Virgie Rogers, Pearly Mae Lawrence, Edward Lawrence, Evelyn Lawrence, Wilma Breeding and Vera Plott.

Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Sunday, January 3, 2010 at Nelson's Green Forest Chapel. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday, January 4, 2010 at Nelson's Green Forest Chapel with Brother Bill Burris and Brother Les Robinson officiating. Interment will be at the Pickens Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at