A native and lifelong resident of Bradley County, she was the daughter of the late Hester Burton Hill and William H. Hill. She was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. J.B. Jones; brothers: Haskel L. “Hack” Hill, Fred C. “Tip” Hill, Charles O. Hill, Willard A. Hill, Rubin L. “R.L.” Hill and Francis Eugene Hill; sisters: Effie Mikel “Effo” Allen and Mary Hill Beard; grandson, Danny Brown; and her son-in-law, Doyle Brown.
She was retired from Jackson Manufacturing with many years of service. After her retirement, she served as a caregiver for the elderly. She was a member of the Eastern Star of Ocoee. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She will be remembered for her warmth, compassion and quick smile, as well as her love for her family. She was a member of Ball Play Baptist Church of Old Fort.
Survivors include her son, Larry Jones and his wife, Jimmie, of Cleveland; daughters, Bobbie Brown of Cleveland, Jackie Moore and her husband, Allen, of Louisville, Ky.; grandsons: Clyde D. “Butch” Brown and his wife, Diana, David L. Gatlin and his wife, Marla, Aaron Jones and his wife, Patty, all of Cleveland, and R. Mark Gatlin of Louisville; granddaughters: Pam Wright and her husband, Bobby, of Cleveland, Kellye D. Gatlin and Jimiann L. Gatlin of Louisville and Jennifer Jordan and her husband, Dwight, of Niota; great-granddaughters: Jamie Jones, Meagan Samuelson, Emily Brown Lynch and her husband, Brian, and Jenny Brown Martin; her great-great-grandsons: Jacob Wright and Tyler Jones, Jacob and William Jordan and Hayden Lynch; and several close friends, nieces and nephews.
The Remembrance of Life service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, from the North Ocoee Chapel of Jim Rush Funeral Homes with the Revs. Herbert Fansler and Darren Fansler officiating.
Interment will follow in the Sunset Memorial Gardens with Aaron Jones, Logan Hindman, Butch Brown, Jacob Wright, Tyler Jones and Bobby Wright serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
You may share your condolences and your memories with the Jones family at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.