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Obituary for Alva L. Jones

Alva L. Jones, 91, of Palatka , passed from this life on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center following an extended illness. A native of Kitts, Kentucky, she resided in Palatka since 1979 coming from Orlando. She worked 34 years as a supervisor with Southern Bell Telephone Company. Alva was a member of Providence Baptist Church in Bardin.
She is survived by her children, Sandra Guthery of Knoxville, TN, Allen Wayne Shope of Mooresville, NC and Patricia House of Hawthorne, 10 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at Providence Baptist Church with Pastor Rudy Howard officiating. Burial will follow at Providence Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1:00 P.M. until the time of services.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Alva’s Book of Memories page at
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.