Sonia Gay Teel Jones, 57, of 506 Davidson Drive, Newport, died Thursday, March 15, 2018, at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville.

Sonia Gay Teel Jones, 57, of 506 Davidson Drive, Newport, died Thursday, March 15, 2018, at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville.

She was a graduate of East Carteret High School and attended North Carolina Central University and Carteret Community College. She was employed as an administrative assistant for H&R Block and was a member of God’s City of Refuge.

Funeral will be noon Wednesday at God’s City of Refuge, 953 Hibbs Road, Newport. Interment will follow at the church cemetery.

She is survived by her husband, James Jones Jr. of the home; one daughter, Margaret Jones Baxter of Durham; one son, Charles L. Baxter; four brothers, James A. Teel of Rocky Mount, Johnnie A. Teel Jr. of Havelock, Eric R. Teel of Port Orange, Fla., and Ray A. Teel Sr. of Beaufort; five sisters, Yvonne T. McCabe of Beaufort, Eloise T. Dove and Joy D. Teel of Havelock, Jo-Ann Teel of Winston Salem, and Rosa L. Teel of Columbia, S.C.; and one grandson.

Viewing will be 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Oscar’s Mortuary, New Bern.

The family will receive friends at the residence.