Deloris Houston Jones

Deloris Houston Jones

January 25, 2022, 70, Goldsboro –

Deloris Houston Jones, age 70, passed away Tuesday evening, January 25, 2022, at Wayne/UNC Healthcare.  Born in Wayne County, NC, she was the daughter of the late Edward John and Sarah Elizabeth Thompson Houston.  She was a retired retail manager in the clothing industry.   

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, February 2, 2022, at 1:00 pm in Wayne Memorial Park. The family ask that those in attendance wear masks at all times.

Mrs. Jones is survived by her husband, Larry Ray Sasser;  her son, Richard Jones & wife, Karen; her daughter, Sherri Carteret & husband, Andy; her brothers, Terry Houston & wife, Mary Lynn, and Jerry Houston & wife, Connie; her sisters, JoAnn Anders & husband, Steve, and Joyce Hill;  her grandchildren, Andrew Jones & wife, Kirsten, Lauren Deckard & husband, Colton, and Erin Champion and husband, Greg; her great grandchildren, Adam Jones, Brooklyn Deckard and “Baby Jones” is on the way. 

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Charles Glenn Houston and her brother-in-law, Doug Hill.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Jones family. Online condolences may be directed to