Diane Jones Whitehurst was born in Tampa, Florida on January 20, 1954 to Perry & Louise Jones.She passed away in Savannah, Georgia on March 7, 2017. She graduated from Middleton High School and continued her education by attending HCC, where she received an AA Degree in Accounting. She was also a licensed Cosmetologist.
Diane Whitehurst was married to Jacob Whitehurst on June 11, 1982; they were married 34 years.
At her demise she was employed as an Administrative Assistant for Chatham County Animal Control Center. She enjoyed reading and being with her family and close friends. She was also a co-Pastor of Kingdom of Disciples Ministries, and was involved with many other ministries and charities.
She was preceded in death by her brother Perry, her father Perry Jr. and her son Benjamin. Two sisters, Linda & Aileen.
She leaves memories to be cherished forever by a loving & devoted husband Jacob Whitehurst; her children Julius Jones with his wife Armena and Sherrell Tard with her husband Lyle. Three grandchildren Alycea, Jayce, and Ethan. Mother, Louise and Loving Stepmother, Jurleen Jones. Her brothers; Perry, Aaron, Darius, Gerry, Willie, Michael; sisters Camlee, Cheryle, Nicole, Paula and Brenda. Uncle, Larry Jones (Hychith); brother in law Roderick Whitehurst and sister in law Alicia Hall. And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and beloved friends.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 am, March 18, 2017, at Hope of Prayers Eternal Ministries Tampa, Florida 33619. Pastor A. Harris of Hope of Prayers Eternal Ministries will be officiating.Print This Obituary & Condolences