Martha Rose Jones
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Martha Rose Jones, 68, a resident of Benton, passed away Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at her home.

She retired from Honeywell after 30 years of service and was of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Minnie Richardson; stepfather, John Richardson; father, Beaver McNabb; sister, Willie Marshall; and brothers: Thomas McNabb, H.L. McNabb and Joe McNabb.

She is survived by her loving husband, Charles “Junior” Jones, of Benton; son, Ricky Mullinax of Cleveland; daughters: Sharon Jones of Benton and Debbie Rayfield and Cynthia Tankersley, both of Cleveland; loving sisters: Sue Childs, Wanda Roper and Doris Hawkins, all of Cleveland; brothers: Dibble McNabb of Benton and Ross and Don McNabb of Cleveland; a granddaughter, Keisha Mullinax of Benton; grandsons: Matt and Mark Rayfield and Zach Tankersley, all of Cleveland; a great-granddaughter, Kasey Rayfield; and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, in Benton Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Tony Duggan officiating.

A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 1 to 3 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home prior to the graveside service.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family guest book at