Doris B. Jaynes

May 22, 2014

Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother

WAYNESVILLE — Doris Bonds Jaynes, 74, of Walnut Trail, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2014, at Maggie Valley Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center.

A native of Fountain Inn, South Carolina, she was the daughter of the late Jimmie Lee and Hattie Belle Davis Bonds and was also preceded in death by two sisters, Frances Bonds and Emily Fallaw, and a niece, Bobbi Rae Fallaw. Doris was employed at Haywood Regional Medical Center as a CNA, and was also a first responder for the Lake Junaluska Fire Department. She loved crafting, especially ceramics, beadwork and sewing.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Edson Jaynes; two daughters, Christy Waddell, and her husband, Brian, of Waynesville, and Kim Longbons, and her husband, Tracy, of Melbourne, Florida; a son, Mickey Jaynes, and his wife, Wanda, of Waynesville; one brother, Joel Bonds, and his wife, Nina, of Alabama; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 25, in the Waynesville Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with the Revs. Kevin Valentine and Matt Ledbetter officiating.  Burial will follow at Bon-A-Venture Cemetery in Clyde. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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