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1935 James 2020

James Jones

December 22, 1935 — November 24, 2020


Funeral Service for James “Jimmie” Jones of Lettsworth will remain private as per request of the family. Burial will take place at the Bayou Rouge Baptist Cemetery of Evergreen.

Jimmie Jones, age 84, passed away at the Rapides Regional Medical Center of Alexandria on Tuesday, November 24th, 2020.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 67 years, Sandra Jones of Lettsworth; children, Lee Lafayette “Lafe” Jones (Evelyn) of Alexandria and Leslie Jones Moreau (Rickey) of Simmesport; grandchildren, Luke Thomas Jones, Julia Katherine Jones, Olivia L. Wright, Tyler Moreau, and Justin Moreau; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee Noflet and Katherine Elizabeth Wingfield Jones; sisters, Velma Simpson, Noma Jean Ray, Wilma Gertrude Howell, and Bobby N. Jones; brothers, Lynn Noflet Jones and Homer Jones; and his grandson, John E. Wright, Jr.

Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at

Escude Funeral Home of Mansura, 625 Main St. Simmesport, LA 71369 (318-964-2324) has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James Jones, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Saturday, November 28, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Escude Funeral Home of Simmesport

625 Main St, Simmesport, LA 71369

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