, Port Arthur, Texas

February 1, 2013

Chelsey Lynn Jones

The Port Arthur News

NEDERLAND —    Chelsey Lynn Jones, 19, of Nederland, Texas passed away on January 28, 2013 at the Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas.  She was born in Port Arthur to Phillip Jones and Stacy Cook Sheldon.  Chelsey loved the color purple and John Deere memorabilia.

    Funeral services will be held at Melancon’s Funeral Home in Nederland on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 3:00 p.m., Rev. Kenneth Barker officiating.

   A gathering of family and friends will be held on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. prior to the service.

   Chelsey is survived by her mother, Stacy Sheldon of Nederland; father, Phillip Jones and wife, Mary of Lumberton; sisters, Kayla Sheldon, Lyndi Sheldon, and Kori Sheldon, all of Nederland; step-sisters, Amy Brewer and Sarah White; step-brother, Chester Russell; 8 nephews; aunt, Diane Bergeron of Sabine Pass; grandparents, Bill Cook of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Larry and Jeanette LeBlanc of Port Arthur, Rebecca Cook of Port Acres, and Geraldine Wilcox of Sour Lake; and numerous aunts, uncles, and family members.  She is preceded in death by her Pawpaw Jones, Grandma Penny, and Nana.

   Memorials may be given to the Chelsey Jones Benefit Account at the DuGood Credit Union.

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