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Carolyn Louise Jones

January 30, 1954 - September 17, 2021

On Friday, September 17, 2021, Carolyn Louise Jones departed this life at Lynchburg General Hospital.  She was born January 30, 1954, a daughter of the late Jessie Walker James and the late Rosa Jones James.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son Cory Lee James, her daughter-in-law Ashley Jones and her sister Laura Smalls.

She is survived by her son, Quincy Jones, stepson Cory Scott (Keisha), her sister Brenda Thornhill (Murrell III “Butch”) of Lynchburg, her brothers Milton James, Timothy James (Brenda) of Rustburg and Dennis James of Lynchburg, aunts Pearline Monroe and Lois Jones of Rustburg and her longtime friend Mr. Clyde Jones Jr., of Rustburg along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Carolyn was a 1972 graduate of Rustburg High School.  She later retired from Hudgins Plating Co. after 30+ years of service and was last employed by Sodexo.  Carolyn was a devoted and active member of New Free Spring Baptist Church where she served as President of the Usher Ministry.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 12 p.m. at New Free Spring Baptist Church.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 12 p.m. at New Free Spring Baptist Church

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Carolyn was very sweet lady who taught me alot when I first started to work at Hudgins when I started on line 1.We had some crazy days but we had a big family there.loved her and she will be missed by everyone

Posted by Theresa MARTIN on October 2, 2021

So Sorry for your loss. Deepest Sympathy to family Love Lona, Kb, and Girls

Posted by Lona Nowlin Younger on October 2, 2021

So Sorry for your loss. Deepest Sympathy to family Love Lona, Kb, and Girls

Posted by Lona Nowlin Younger on October 2, 2021

Caroline was a truly amazing person she was a great friend and I enjoyed spending time talking with her she will truly be missed

Posted by Sandra Griffith on October 2, 2021

Sincere condolences to Quincy and family. Carolyn will always be remembered for her kindness and thoughfulness.

Posted by Pat Davis on September 30, 2021

My Condolence to the family of Carolyn , I'm a cousin as well, Carolyn was the life of the party she will be miss by many friends & family. Carolyn always had a big heart, when I lost my parents she was there for me. RIP CUZ!

Posted by MS Sharon L Jones on September 29, 2021

My Condolences to the Family: Carolyn was a very sweet person. Truly Carolyn will be missed. Carolyn and I were classmates at Rustbirg High School. I will always remember Carolyn as a sweet loving person. As Carolyn sleeps, the Lord has her in his arms. My prayers to the family in the name of Jesus. Rev. Deborah Woodson Moore

Posted by Rev. Deborah Woodson Moore on September 29, 2021

I have been knowing Carolyn, over 30+ years at C. R.Hudgins. Carolyn was the life Of the party. Carolyn had a big heart always took time out for older people . She Always picked up my Aunt Alease for church and revival. Carolyn will be missed ❤️❤️

Posted by Monica Petty on September 28, 2021

Quincy & Clyde, so sorry to hear of Carolyn's passing. We had some good times together back in the days. We just lost touch. Talked with her during Corey's passing & had her on my last week. I hear of her passing. Stay strong . Rest in Peace Carolyn!

Posted by Linda Andrews on September 28, 2021

Condolences to the Family. Carolyn was a dear friend for over 20 yrs. I enjoyed working with her at CR Hudgins for nearly 20 years where everyday she brought joy and laughter to all of her co workers . Rest in Peace Carolyn you will be missed .

Posted by Nathaniel Wood on September 27, 2021

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