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Melissa Allison “Missy” Martin Jones

Mrs. Melissa Allison “Missy” Martin Jones, age 39, of Summerville, passed away Monday, July 2, 2018 in a Gainesville, GA hospital following an extended illness.
Mrs. Jones was born in Decatur, Georgia on October 5, 1978, daughter of Robbie Martin and Elizabeth Parrish. She had worked in the textile industry and was also employed as a server with Waffle House. She volunteered at the Bagwell Food Co-op in Rome and was always helping families in need. Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by a grandmother, Thyra Martin; grandfather, Richard Wayne “Pete” Lail; and a stepmother, DeJon Martin.
Mrs. Jones is survived by her children, Jullie Martin, Cortaney Martin-Jones, and Stephen Jones; brothers, Shad Eric Aaron, Daniel McGowan, III, and Bryan Aaron; sisters, Annette Marie Floyd, Erica Joseph-Groves, Brandy Lundy, Tabitha Aaron, Tasha Kneece, and Tina Machelle Martin; biological father and step-mother, Robbie and Tammy Martin; mother, Liz Parrish; father, John Martin; grandfather, Robert Martin; Fiance, Joshua Donarski; grandson, Julian Roberts; Special Friends, David O’Bryant and Rhonda Ralston; Caregivers, Martin D and Greta Benjamin and Yvonne “Cookie” Pirkle; nieces, nephews, cousins and estranged husband, Keith Martin.
In accordance with Mrs. Jones wishes, she will be cremated and A Time of Remembrance of the life of Melissa will be held Sunday, July 15, 2018 at Dowdy Park in Summerville from 1:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M.
Coffman Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Melissa Allison “Missy” Martin Jones. Please visit to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences.