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Derotha Jones

February 1, 1930 ~ October 24, 2017 (age 87)

The Piano Brothers

Mrs. DeRotha Jones, 87, of Youngstown peacefully entered eternal rest on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.

Mrs. Jones was born February 1, 1930 in Youngstown, a daughter of Otis Sr. and Lois Green Woods.  She was a 1948 graduate of East High School, and a 1956 graduate of Turpins School of Cosmetology.   DeRotha continued on to become a self-employed cosmetologist, retiring in 1999.  She was a member of Assembly In Truth Ministry, where she served as a deaconess, was co-founder of the church and a devotional-spiritual leader.  She also served on the Board of Elections as a poll worker for a number of years.

She leaves to forever cherish her memory, her brother, Daniel N. Woods of Campbell; two grandchildren, La’Teese (Jordan) Riddle-Pegues of Youngstown and Natetay Jones-Logan of Girard; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Tracy Jones; two brothers, Otis Woods, Jr. and Harold Woods; and her sister, Mary F. Holt.

Visitation will be Monday, November 6, 2017 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the L. E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.  Funeral services will follow immediately at 11:00 a.m.


 Service Information

Visitation
Monday
November 6, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home Inc.
1951 McGuffey Road
Youngstown, OH 44505

Funeral Service
Monday
November 6, 2017

11:00 AM
L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home Inc.
1951 McGuffey Road
Youngstown, OH 44505

Interment following funeral service
Monday
November 6, 2017

Belmont Park Cemetery
3346 Belmont Ave
Youngstown, OH 44410


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