Mrs. Elsa Laverne Jones, 72, of Pine Bluff passed Wednesday, December 28, 2016. She was born in Jonesboro, La. to the late Leroy Joe and Lillie Marie Barnes Conyer.

She leaves to cherish her memories to: one son, Deitrich Jones of Pine Bluff and one daughter, Patrice Blackwell of Little Rock; Nine Grandchildren; Nine Great-Grandchildren.

Funeral Service will be 1 p.m., Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at New Morning Star Baptist Church by Rev. Don White. Interment will be in Cypress Memorial Garden by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Visitation/Family Hour will be Tuesday, 6:30-7:30 p.m., at Brown Funeral Home.

Her body will lie in-state Wednesday, 12:15 p.m., until service.

The Family will be at 2801 West 40th Street, Pine Bluff, AR 71601.