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Jean Marr DeJarnette

February 3, 1937 - August 14, 2022

Jean Marr DeJarnette, 85, of Lynchburg went to be with the Lord on Sunday August 14, 2022. She was the widow of Ronald G. DeJarnette. She was preceded in death by her parents: Victor A. Marr and Elsie R. Marr. Jean was from a large family of 13 children and was preceded in death by her siblings: Oliver Marr, Margaret Fox, Mildred Hutcherson, Agnes Stinette, Edith Barker, Belle Creasy, Helen Kelly, and Don Marr.

Surviving are her children, Patricia D. Cross, Rhonda Ellington (Randy), Jacqueline D. Raines (Chris), Mary Beth Flowers (Reggie), Ronald Matthew DeJarnette and eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; siblings, Phyllis G. Witt (Bill), Roberta M. Morton (Drever), Jimmy R. Marr (Anne), Linda M. Worsham (Mike) also a number of nieces and nephews.

Jean loved God, Myrtle Beach, shopping, country music, flowers and family get togethers. She retired from R S T Marketing.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, August 18, 2022, at Tharp, Lynchburg.  Services will be held at Brookhill Wesleyan Church 1:00 p.m. on Friday, August 19, 2022, with Pastor Brian Cook officiating. Interment will follow at Virginia Memoria Park.

Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg is assisting the family.

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The Lynchburg Alumni Association expresses our sincere condolences to the family.

Posted by Lynchburg Alumni Association on August 24, 2022

To all the family, I am so sorry to hear of your sweet Mom passing. She was such a lovely person, I always enjoyed being around her. I will keep you all in my prayers. Debie Dodson

Posted by Debie C Dodson on August 18, 2022

Mary Beth, So sorry to hear about your mom. Prayers to you and your family for God's peace and comfort. Michelle Blanks Pauley

Posted by Michelle Pauley on August 18, 2022

Such a lovely Godly woman! Many fond memories of Aunt Jean over the years. She was always there for Mom and she loved her so! Now they are all reunited in God's care. I know she will be greatly missed. Prayers for all of her family and may God strengthen you during this difficult time.

Posted by Janet Thurman on August 18, 2022

I love you Nanny! I will miss my favorite person to go shopping with. I will always remember How you did so much for me and maggie over the years. ❤️❤️

Posted by Emily on August 17, 2022

Nanny will forever be in our hearts. Missing her dearly❤️

Posted by Maggie Flowers on August 17, 2022

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