Sarah Chance, 78


Sarah Chance, age 78, passed away Thursday, January 12, 2023. A Celebration of Life was held Saturday, January 21, at 1 p.m. at L.W. Jackson & Family Mortuary in Brunswick with Dr. Johnny Wrice officiating.

Ms. Chance was born July 2, 1944, in Millen, to the late Alonzo Jones and Queenie Mae Jones. She attended Swainsboro High School. Ms. Chance returned to Brunswick and was employed many years by The Cloister Hotel at Sea Island. She was a die-hard Dallas Cowboys fan. Ms. Chance is preceded in death by her parents; step-mother, Mary Jones; daughter, Sandra Cohen; brothers, Alonzo Jones, Jesse Jones, and Horace Jones; and sister, Ollie Mae Dekle.

Ms. Chance leaves to cherish her memories with her sons, Oscar (Cathy) Brown of Brunswick and Garry (Shantell) Chance of Charlotte, NC; grandchildren, Kenya Brown, Oscar Breon Brown, Jalen Brown, Rodniek Cohen, Chiquita Cohen, Serah Chance, Garry Chance Jr., and Gariyana Chance; 11 great-grandchildren; brothers, Grady (Yvonne) Jones of Swainsboro, Charles Jones of Savannah, Oscar Jones and J.C. Jones, both of Brunswick; sisters, Melinda Kelly, Mary Alice Jones, both of Brunswick, and Rhonda Jones of Statesboro; special friend, Larry Daniels; special aunt, Laura Jones; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

L.W. Jackson & Family Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.