Dorsey Arneil Jones age 71, of Hot Springs passed away Monday, July 3, 2017.
She was born June 15, 1946 in Waldo, AR to Robert and Zonie Nelson Lenox. They preceded her in death as well as her siblings, Ollie J. Lenox, and Willie Ray Lenox.
Dorsey was retired from National Rejectors. She was a former employee of Mary's Pie Shop. Dorsey was instrumental in starting the dietary program at the Garland County Jail under the administration of Sheriff Clay White in the 1980's.
Dorsey was of the Baptist faith having been a past member of Greater Pleasant Hill, Union, Nazarene and Roanoke Baptist Church. She enjoyed playing bingo and fishing.
She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Lee Vess Jones; her sons, Doug (Odie) Newburn and Barry Jones; one brother, Lonell (Minnie) Lenox all of Hot Springs, one sister, Floralene Young of Portland, OR; one granddaughter, Konstance Newburn of Little Rock; a host of nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at Union Baptist Church 219 Gulpha Street. Burial will follow in Crestview Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 - 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at the funeral home.
The family will be at 243 Silver Street.
Guest registry is at http://www.carriganmemorial.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Carrigan Memorail Funeral Services.