Carolyn L. Jones August, age 91, of Statesville, passed away Thursday January 18, 2018 at Maple Leaf Health Care.
Carolyn was born May 27, 1926 in Accomack, VA to the late Milton Thomas Jones and Grace Elizabeth Ames Jones. She was a graduate of the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, VA and became a private Kindergarten teacher in Newport News VA. She was also a member of Rocky Hill Baptist Church of Statesville.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Bernard August, Jr.
Those left to cherish her memory are three daughters, Diane August of Statesville, Mary Robeson and husband Gordon of Statesville, Kim Downing and husband Jake of Catawba; two grandchildren, Bernie Blyth and wife Jackie stationed in Guam, Abby DeJoseph and husband Scott stationed in Cleveland, OH, and six great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held 2:00pm Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Peninsula Memorial Park Cemetery in Newport News, VA.
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