Mrs. Juaneece M. Jones, age 82, of Ridgeland died on April 6, 2017. She was born on August 19, 1934 to the late Jeffie Moorehead and the late Mavis Murphy Moorehead in Philadelphia, MS.

She was employed by the City of Ridgeland for over 20 years and retired as the Department Head for the Water Department.

She was an avid Street Rod enthusiast with a big heart and wanted to help everyone. She was a Leader in the Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts and involved with her children throughout their lives.

Mrs. Jones was member of First Baptist Church of Ridgeland and taught Sunday School for many years.  

Mrs. Jones is survived by a daughter, Karen Lee (John); sons, Sonney Jones (Lily Oliva) and Jeff Jones; six grandchildren, Shea Lee, Heather Lee, Shane Jones, Chase Jones, Jessica Jones and Jeremy Jones; and two great grandchildren, Frances Lee and Jacquelin Lee.

A funeral service celebrating her life was held in the Chapel of Natchez Trace Funeral Home on Monday, April 10, 2017 followed by internment in Jessamine Cemetery in Ridgeland.