Jamie Michelle Camara-Francis



Jamie Michelle Camara-Francis aged 59 years young. Passed peacefully on October 7th, 2017. At Rowan Medical Center.

Jamie was born August 10th, 1958 in Washington, DC. The daughter of James Olin Camara and Jessie Faye Rayfield.

Jamie loved everyone. Everyone loved her. She thoroughly enjoyed gardening and canning. She always had something to say whether you agreed or not. Her smile could melt hearts. Her good deeds couldn’t be counted. She loved the lake. The beach was her second home where she fished and crabbed. Her favorite place to sit was on a Harley. Jamie was the sweetest woman. She was a constant friend in many lives. Everyone loved her instantly.

On December 30th, 2015 Jamie married the love of her life, her soulmate, her favorite person ever, Daniel Allan Francis. Jamie loved Dan immensely. They lived in West Salisbury.

Jamie had two brothers and a sister. Noel Olin Camara, John Olin Camara and Rebecca Camara. She is survived by her children Michael Paul Camara, Jeneane Michelle Campanelli, Dylan Edward Hensley, Colton Kyle Edward Hensley, Heather Francis-Clarke, Samantha Anne Francis, Douglas Mark Francis, Daniel Scott Francis and Jonathan Patrick Francis. She was a Grandmother to 15 Grandchildren.

There will be a celebration of life memorial service for friends and family. It will be held at Kennedy Hall Legion. 6250 NC Hwy 801, Salisbury, NC. Sunday, October 15th at 4 o’clock.

In lieu of flowers please make any donations to Wounded Warrior Project and/or The American Cancer Society.
Lyerly Funeral Home will be assisting the Camara family. Online condolences can be made at www.lyerlyfuneralhome.com.