Jonelle "Jodi" Motes Beggs of Eatonton passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 61 years of age. A member of Lake Oconee Lodge 2849, Jodi had a servant's heart – always willing to help those in need. In addition to volunteering her time, she took pleasure in baking, planting flowers, and camping. Jodi was preceded in death by her parents Charles William and Evelyn (Brown) Motes; and brother, Jim Motes.
Survivors include her husband, Jimmy Jones; daughter and son-in-law, Crystal and Eddie Martin of Oxford; son and daughter-in-law, Keith and Angela Beggs of Covington; step-daughter, Christina McGee and husband, Rick; step-son, Jimmy Lee Jones; grandchildren, Dawson Martin, Dixie Martin, Libby Porter, Eric Beggs; step-grandchildren, Savannah McGee, Breanna McGee, Kaitlyn Jones, Courtney Jones; brothers and sisters-in-law, Tommy and Diane Motes Loganville, William and Diane Motes of Florida, Ronnie Motes, Donnie Motes, Charles "Noodles" Motes, all of Walnut Grove; as well as several nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 4:00 PM, at the Chapel of Caldwell & Cowan, 1215 Access Road, in Covington, with Rev. David Gallimore officiating and interment following in Carter Memorial Gardens, 1635 Highway 81, Loganville. Friends may visit with her family at the funeral home, two hours prior to her service from 2:00 – 4:00 PM. Jodi's family would like to express their gratitude to The Watering Hole for hosting a benefit in her honor, as well as those who took time to care for Jodi during her illness.