Johnnie Jannelle Jones died peacefully at her home in Greeneville, TN. Family includes son Jonathan Edens; daughter Muriel Edens, son-in-law Michael Oppenheim, grandson Cole McMahon; brother-in-law Fay Johnson, niece Paula Johnson; grand niece Christy Johnson; and special friends Lucille Harrison, Kenny Harrison, Jenni Schaming, and Joyce Dunn. Jannelle was preceded in death by parents John P. Jones and Almeda Fanning Jones, sister Patricia Jones Johnson and nephew Greg Johnson.
Jannelle was a retired teacher of the Greene County School system teaching at Chuckey Elementary, Doak Elementary, and Chuckey-Doak High School. She received her undergraduate degree from Tusculumn College and her master's degree from East Tennesse State University. Jannelle was a lifelong member of Zion Presbyterian Church where she was baptized March 27th, 1949. She served as president of the Zion FCE as well as Treasurer of the church.
A memorial service will be held at Zion Cumberland Presbyterian Church on Saturday January 18th at 2:30 pm with a reception in the Fellowship Hall to follow. All are welcome. In lieu of flowers donations to the Zion Cemetery Fund are requested, c/o Kenny Harrison, 111 College View Drive, Greeneville, TN 37745
Arrangements by Alder Funeral Home
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