Monica Jones Chandler, 57, of Center

Monica Jones Chandler, 57, of Center, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019, in Tyler.

Graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 8, 2019, at Smith Cemetery in Shelby County.  Visitation will be held prior to the service at Watson & Sons Funeral Home, beginning at noon.

Mrs. Chandler was born February 23, 1962, in Shelby County, to Bobby Bruce Jones and Thelma Kay Lewis Jones.  She loved fishing and spoiling her grandbaby.

She is survived by her husband, Randy Chandler of Center; children, Randi Kay Faulkenbery and husband Josiah of Center and Brody Chandler of Center; grandson, Wyatt Faulkenbery of Center; mother, Thelma Kay Connell of Georgia; sisters and brother, Donna Jones of Center, Terry Beard and husband Kerry of Garrison, and Bruce Jones and wife Claudann of Center; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Ricky and Leisha Chandler of Joaquin, Ronald Chandler of Center, Relissa Bailey and husband Shane of Nacogdoches, Rhonda McMannus and husband Robert, and Rachelle Chandler of Nacogdoches; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and a host of friends.

Preceded in death by her father, Bobby Bruce Jones and sister, Sandi Jones.

Pallbearers will be Josiah Faulkenbery, Robert McMannus, Ronnie Mills, Ronnie Davis, Bo Chandler, and Kerry Beard.  Honorary pallbearers will be Shane Bailey and James Hagler.

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