Carrie Jo "Josie" Jones, age 36, of Manila, passed from this life, Tuesday Oct. 2, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Blytheville, she was a 1993 graduate of Manila High School and had lived most of her life in Manila. She received an associate degree in nursing from Mississippi County Community College and worked as a nurse and office manager in her husband's medical practice in Blytheville.
Survivors include her husband, Dr. Joe V. Jones of the home; a son, Robert "Robby" Orr, III of the home; four daughters Sydney Elixis Wagner, Sarah Elizabeth "Libby" Orr, Lauren June Jones, Abby Remington Brewer, all of the home; Her parents, Bobby Brewer of Hardy and Dona Brewer of Manila;a brother, Shane Brewer of Hardy; and a sister, Haley McCallie of Manila.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Rev. Robert Christian officiating. Burial will follow in Manila Cemetery. The family will receive visitors Monday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Guest register @www.HowardFuneralService.com