Lori was Born in Siler City NC Feb 9 1984 to Lindsay & Nelda Jones. She is survived by her Husband Frank, Daughter Lauren Heinsohn, Father Lindsay Jones and Sister Lisa Childress. Lori's Mother Nelda Jones is with Lori in heaven. Lori was a North Carolina Girl. She grew up in Lexington NC, went to Lee County High in Sanford and excelled in band, (first chair clarinet), award winning gymnastics and she loved dancing. Lori was an awesome tapper, loved ballroom dancing, shagging with her sister and was quite a contortionist.
Frank wishes he could’ve kept up with her dancing, but she loved him anyway.
Lori went to at East Carolina University in Greenville, NC for a bit and then Bauder Fashion College in Atlanta, GA
She joined her Dad selling group health insurance policies across North Carolina. She won numerous sales awards and incentive trips that instilled in her a love for travel and meeting new people. She travelled to Spain, Morocco, and one of her favorite trips was to Moscow in the USSR in the 1980’s.
She married David Heinsohn in 1989 and had a beautiful daughter Lauren. Over the years Lauren grew up to become one of her Moms biggest supporters and encouragers. Lori loved her immensely.
In the 1990's, Lori was director of corporate travel for Summey Travel in Sanford, NC. She was responsible to her Company's biggest accounts and organized their annual incentive trips, quarterly retreats or any off site meetings in some of the most exotic locations in the world. One of her customers, Oakwood Homes, contracted with her to organize their annual incentive trip on a Carribbean Cruise where she met Frank Saubers and fell in love.Their fairy book courtship culminated in their marriage October 9, 1999 in Greensboro, NC. where they lived for several years. They had no children together, but adored parenting Lori's daughter Lauren and Frank's two children, Sean and Erika Saubers.
Frank's company promotion moved the family to Austin, TX where they lived a few years before moving back to Greensboro, selling the house and moving to their dream home in Sunset Beach, NC where they have lived since 2000.
Lori and Frank became NC & SC REALTOR/Brokers and helped hundreds of clients buy and sell properties in the Sunset Beach and Calabash area. Lori & Frank found Barefoot Church in North Myrtle Beach, SC in 2010 where they were baptized together and served constantly. Lori loved her life and friends at Barefoot Church.
Lori's sudden and unexpected death February 2, 2018 have left hundreds of her "fans" in sadness and grief. Every soul she touched loves her immensely and will miss her until they meet again in Heaven.