Juanita Jennifer Jonas, age 66, of Orlando, Florida, passed away Monday, September 1st, 2014. She was born in Antigua, West Indies, the daughter of Ernest and Jestina (Nicholas) Jonas. Juanita was a homemaker and was a member of Mt. Olive African Methodist Episcopal Church. She professed her love for the Lord until the moment He called her home. She had a way of quickly capturing the hearts of people she came in contact with and she loved to cook.
Her kind heart will be greatly missed by those whose lives she touched: She leaves to cherish her memories son Eustace Philip of Kissimmee, son Arthur Stapleton of Orlando; daughter Janelle Tyson of Tallahassee; sister Felomin Thomas of Tampa; and 5 grandchildren and the many friends from her church family.
The family will be receiving friends at Mount Olive Methodist Episcopal Church at 10:00 am followed by the funeral service at 11:00 am on Monday, September 8, 2014 with Rev. Dr. Mark E. Crutcher, Pastor, officiating.