Lula Jones Lassiter

January 9, 1937 - January 13, 2017

01/09/1937 - 01/13/2017

Past Services

Saturday January 14, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Ahoskie
205 NC Highway 42 W
Ahoskie, NC 27910
252-332-3122 | Directions
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The family will receive friends at Lula’s home at other times.

Sunday January 15, 2017
Job Cemetery
Aulander, NC 27805
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The burial will follow the church service.

Sunday January 15, 2017
3:00 pm
Millennium Pentecostal Holiness Church
247 Millennium Road
Aulander, NC 27805
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Rev. Greg Hurdle will be officiating the service.

AULANDER, NC – Lula Jones Lassiter, age 80, passed away on January 13, 2017 with her family by her side.

Mrs. Lassiter was born on January 9, 1937 to Benjamin Jackson and Sadie White Jones in Hertford County, NC. She was a member of Millennium Pentecostal Holiness Church. Lula enjoyed puzzle books, trips to the beach, and spending time with her family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend that will be deeply missed by all that knew her.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Owen Lassiter; sister, Evelyn Outlaw; two brothers, James and Buddy Jones.

Lula is survived by her daughter, Vicky Lassiter Drew and husband Eddie of Aulander; two granddaughters, Titia Vaughan and husband Mike, and Tracy Burkett and husband Scott, both of Aulander; two great-grandsons, Michael Vaughan and wife Sarah, and Austin Burkett; great-granddaughter, Ashley Burkett; two great great-granddaughters, Kaylee and  Allyson; great great-grandson, Ayden, all of Aulander; two sisters, Jean Malone and husband “Sniffy” of Aulander, and Dale Jones and husband Bobby of Ahoskie; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 14, 2017, from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel, Ahoskie, NC and other times at Lula’s home.
A celebration of life funeral service will be held on Sunday, January 15, 2017, at 3:00 pm at the Millennium Pentecostal Holiness Church, Aulander, NC, with the Rev. Greg Hurdle officiating. Burial will follow at Job Cemetery.

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Lassiter family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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M Jones
7 years ago

I am sorry for your loss, please accept my sincere condolences. I hope the family will find some comfort and strength in Jesus promise of the earthly resurrection(Acts 24:15)and the renewed Paradise earth, where death will be no more and no family will mourn the death of a loved one.-Revelation 21:3,4;John 5:28,29;Luke 23:43. may GOD(Psalms 83:18)grant you peace and comfort now, during this grievous time.-Matthew 5:4.

Johnnie Ray Farmer
7 years ago

I grew up knowing Mrs Lula and her family all my life. She always seemed so quiet and sweet. Her and Mr Owen were special people, Christian people. We will miss seeing her at church. Love and prayers for Vicky and family.