Amanda Kate Jones

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    - Kelly Smith
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Amanda Kate Jones of Tyler, Texas died on September 3, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. Friends and family will never forget the courage and strength she displayed in this fight. Her husband, Camden Jones, on behalf of her family, expresses thanks to the Tyler community for all the love and support Amanda received during this journey.

Amanda was the devoted mother of Nash and Lyle Jane Jones. Besides her husband and children, she is survived by her parents, Gary and Marilyn Humphrey; sister and brother-in law, Sarah Beth Simons and Zach Simmons; nephew, Wyatt Simons; niece, Austin Simons; grandmother, Janeice Gann; uncle, David Gann; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Pam and Mike Jones; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Megan and Michael Doss; and niece, Norah Doss.

Amanda was born in Dallas on January 23, 1979. She grew up in Rockwall and graduated from Rockwall High School and North Texas University.

A memorial service honoring her life and Jesus Christ will occur on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Tyler, Texas. Immediately following the service, family visitation will take place at the church. The memorial service will be officiated by Pike Wisner, pastor of Tyler First Baptist Church and Chris Legg, pastor of South Spring Baptist Church.

Amanda was thankful to the Christian nurses who ministered to her. In special recognition and honor of these nurses, Camden requests donations be made to the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing - a school dedicated to educating Christian nurses. Gifts may be given online at or mailed to Baylor University, One Bear Place #97050, Waco, Texas 76798.

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Stewart Family Funeral Home - Tyler
7525 Old Jacksonville Highway
Tyler, TX 75703
(903) 581-2008
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Sept. 5, 2018