YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Jacqueline “Jackie” Jones-Shepherd, 53, died Saturday, October 28, 2017, of natural causes.
She was born September 20, 1964, in Lumpkin, Georgia, a daughter of Walter and Mattie Thomas Jones.
She was employed at B.J. Alan Fireworks, was a homemaker and a member of Friendship Baptist Church in Girard.
Survivors include two sons, Donte’ Jones of Girard and Marco Hammond, Jr. of Youngstown; three sisters, Batrese Jones and Karen Belt, both of Columbus and Cassandra Hall of Atlanta; a brother, Walter Jones, Jr. of Girard and five grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her maternal and paternal grandparents.
Services will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 7 at L.E. Black, Phillips and Holden Funeral Home, Youngstown, where friends may call 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. prior to the service.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, November 8 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.