Juanita Fay Rollins Jones

June 20, 1936-April 1, 2024


Juanita Fay Rollins Jones, 87, of Sparta, passed away April 1, 2024, at her residence.

Mrs. Jones was born June 20, 1936, in the Bon Air community, of White County, to James and Lula Fuqua Rollins.

She was a longtime payroll clerk for Tractor Supply corporate office, in Nashville. She loved gardening with her flowers and cheering on the Atlanta Braves, but her love in life was being a loving Mema to her entire family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Lloyd Jones, who died Feb. 13, 1988; grandson, Josh Adams; brother, Jim Rollins; and sister, Janie Barnes.

Surviving family members left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Rhonda Adams, of Sparta; son, Donald Lloyd “Donny” Jones, Jr., of Nashville; grandchildren, Miranda Smith and husband Chris, of Sparta, Donny Jones III, of Nashville; three great-grandchildren, McKenna Daisy Ward and husband Jared, of White House, Jackson Gill, of Cookeville, Joshua McCullough, of Sparta; and two sisters, Kathy Hudson and husband Jerry and Mary Cantrell, all of Cookeville.

Funeral service was 3 p.m., April 4, 2024, at Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in New Bon Air Cemetery. Jerry Hudson officiated.

Jason “Bull” Simmons, Chris Smith, Buddy Cantrell, Josh Turner, Phil Yates, and Jared Ward served as pallbearers.

Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.