Tamara Ashley Jones, 16, who would have been 17 on Thursday, April 17, died unexpectedly on Saturday, April 12, 2014.
She was a former student and cheerleader at Sequatchie County High School and a Christian who loved the Lord. She also loved to sing, draw, dance, cheer, tumble, travel and take selfies.
She was preceded in death by her great-grandmother, Mildred Smith and grandmother, Freda Smith (Jeff Morgan).
Survivors include her mother and step-father, Wanda Grant Johnson and Joey Johnson of Dunlap; father, Adam Jones of Dunlap; three brothers, Steven Jones, Tao Johnson and Ty Johnson; grandparents, Loyd Grant, Lavern and Janie Johnson, and Mike and Doris Jones; uncles, Tim (Denise) Grant, Bobby (Marie) Johnson, Ace (Kerry) Jones, Michael (Nicola) Jones, Jon (Melinda) Jones and Kevin Johnson; aunts, Lesa Grant (Keith Hobbs) and Vicki (James) Bradford; several nieces and nephews and best friend, Mallory Cranfill.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 16 in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Michael Grant and Bro. Matt Henderson officiating. Burial was in Bud Smith Cemetery in Bledsoe County.
An online guestbook is at www.ewtonfuneralhome.com.
Ewton Funeral Home of Dunlap was in charge of arrangements.