Mrs. Alice Roots Jones was born July 9, 1933, in Yazoo City, MS. to the proud parents Clarence Allen Sr. and Virginia Allen. She was the middle child born to this union. She displayed the values her parents instilled in her until her departure Friday, April 20, 2018, at 7:45 p.m. in the comfort of her home surrounded by her family. She was proceeded in death by her parents.
Alice accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age. She received her education at McDonough 35 in New Orleans, LA. She later in life relocated to Jackson, MS and while in Jackson, MS, she became a member of New Bethel A.M.E. Church where she has been an active and faithful member for over 55 years. Alice enjoyed church functions and spending time with her church family. She was also an active and dedicated member of the Stewardess Board. Also, while a resident of Jackson, she would have the opportunity to follow one of her many passions, one of her God-given talents. She was able to start her very own catering business where she was able to cater for families and events.
Alice was a loving, kind and giving wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, and nurturer to so many. She will be deeply missed.
A memorial service has been set in her memory for Saturday, April 28, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel A.M.E. Church located at 2202 Decatur Street located in Jackson, MS 39213.
Family and friend may send floral arrangments or plants to Peoples Funeral Home for her memorial service.
You may post your condolences at www.peoplesfuneralhomejackson.com
"O taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the woman that trusteth in Him" Psalm 34:1