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Reverend Lillian (Collins) Jones

October 4, 1942 ~ May 23, 2019 (age 76)
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When peace, like a river, attendeth my way,
when sorrows like sea billows roll;
whatever my lot, thou hast taught me to say,
It is well, it is well with my soul.
It is well with my soul,

it is well, it is well with my soul.


In humble submission to the will of God, Christian Memorial Chapel, LLC sadly announces the passing of the Reverend Lillian Collins Jones, age 76, Reverend Jones transitioned into eternal rest and peace Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Jackson Hospital in Marianna, Florida.

The Reverend Lillian Collins Jones, age 76, of Marianna, Florida went home to be with the Lord on Thursday May 23, 2019 at Jackson Hospital with her family at her bedside.

She was Assistant Pastor of Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church in Panama City, Florida and Pastor Solid Rock Community Holiness Church in Oxon Hill, Maryland.

She is survived by her husband: Howard Jones; nine sons: Benjamin Hargrove, North Carolina, Jesse Adams of Temple Hill, MD, Ronald Adams (Ann) of Arizona; Edward Adams (Andrea) of Upper Marlboro, MD, Tony Adams (Charlotte) of Suitland, MD; Calvin Collins (Tina) of Maryland, Leonard Collins (Chrystal) of Waldorf, MD, Michael Collins, Miami, FL and Frank Collins of Temple Hill, MD; three daughters: Tunion Vaughn (Darryl) of District Heights, MD, Conzswella Collins of High Point, NC and Lorraine Collins of District Heights, MD; one sister: Bessie Mae Cambron of New York; 34 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Although we are saddened by her passing, we rejoice in knowing that she's in a land "where she'll never grow old." Farewell, Reverend Jones, you were tired and needed your rest. You were called forth by God, and your soul was truly blessed. We will not weep and mourn because we don't see you on this side anymore. We know that you'll be waiting to meet us on the other shore.

Please keep the Jones and Collins' family in prayer, as we reflect the gracious memories.

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