The Steele Enterprise, Steele, Missouri
Thursday September 25, 1980
Services for Verdie V. Jones of Kennett, were conducted Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with
the Reverends J.C. Joyner and Wayne McLean officiating. Burial was in Oak Ridge Cemetery.
The daughter of the late Robert Franklin and Sarah Blakely Bond, she was born January 30, 1893 at Buena Vista, Tenn. On
December 24, 1911 in Buena Vista. she was married to J.C. Jones, Sr., who preceded her in death on March 10, 1978.
Mrs. Jones died Friday at the Dunklin County Memorial Hospital at the age of 87.
She leaves five sons: Robert Jones, Camden, Tenn., Wallace Jones, Moab, Utah; J.C. Jones, Jr., and Clarence Jones, both
of Rockford, Ill.; and Kenneth Jones, Lake Lotawana, Mo.; six daughters: Ruby Wilson, Steele; Lemith Garrett, Alba
Holbert, and Shirley Bowling, all of Kennett; Nayola Kubica, Chicago, Ill.; and Ruth Pruitt, Memphis, Tenn., 27
grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were grandsons: Gary Lynn Garrett, Greg Jones, Chuck Jones, Gregory Jones, Dewayne Pruitt, Rick Plunkett
and Roger Hurley.1
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