Remembered for her caring spirit

Danielle Renee Jones, daughter of Steven Donald Jones and Sherri Ann Miller Jones, was born, May 2, 1989 in Springfield, Missouri. She departed this life, Tuesday, October 29, 2013, in University Hospital, Columbia, Missouri at the age of twenty-four years, five months and twenty-seven days.

She is survived by her loving family; her father, Steven Jones and companion, Kimberly Tyler of Camdenton, Missouri; her mother, Sherri Jones and companion, Stephen Lucas of Linn Creek, Missouri; a brother, Matthew Jones of Camdenton, Missouri; a step-brother, Alex Tyler of Camdenton, Missouri; a step-sister, Katherine Lucas of Linn Creek, Missouri; her paternal grandmother, Dorothy Jones of Osage Beach, Missouri; her maternal grandparents, Larry and Verna Miller of Camdenton, Missouri and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, David Jones.

Dani was raised in the lake area and was a graduate of Camdenton High School in the Class of 2007. In high school, she was active in the Pride of the Lake Marching Band and Color Guard. She was inducted into the National Honor Society and graduated Magna Cum Laude. She received a Bachelors of Science in Health Sciences from the University of Missouri and was currently working on her Masters Degree in Social Work.

In her spare time, she enjoyed reading and playing with her Labrador Retriever, Harley. She loved to shop and find bargains for Christmas and birthdays and to help get people new cell phones and learn to use them. She also loved to plan trips finding bargains. She was very caring and tried her best to help everyone with their troubles

She was a loving daughter, sister, granddaughter and niece and a caring neighbor and friend. We celebrate her life and all of her many accomplishments and will dearly treasure the memories she created for her family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m., Friday, November 1, 2013 in Allee-Holman-Howe Funeral Home. Burial will be in Lake Memorial Gardens, Osage Beach, Missouri. Visitation will be from 3:30-5:00 p.m., Friday in the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to a fund established to assist the family and left at the funeral home.

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Allee-Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Camdenton is assisting the family with arrangements.