VIRGINIA BEACH - A memorial service will be held Monday afternoon for Sara Jones, the volunteer assistant to Lady Monarchs head coach Karen Barefoot.
Jones died Friday after a 12-year battle with breast cancer. She was 40 years old.
Her funeral is at 2:00 p.m. at Wave Church, located at 1000 N. Great Neck Road in Va. Beach. Instead of flowers, her family is asking for donations for Beyond Boobs, a cancer support group.
In a release Friday,Coach Barefoot said, “Sara was the most dynamic and courageous person I've ever known,” said Barefoot. “The impact she's had on this community and our team will never be forgotten. Her legacy will carry on and I'm just honored to have been a part of her journey.”