Posted: Monday, January 30, 2012 3:13 pm
The Messenger, January 30, 2012
Mary E. Jones, 100, of Wingo, Ky., died 4:40 p.m. Jan. 28, 2012, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield, Ky. She was the mother of J.T. Jones of Union City.
Services will be noon Wednesday at Brown Funeral Home in Wingo, with the Rev. Chris Clark officiating. Burial will follow in Mayfield Memory Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Carl Pember, James Stovall, Harold Sanford, Sammy Myatt, Jack Jones and Larry Jones. Honorary pallbearer will be Craig Pember.
The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
She was a member of Wingo Baptist Church and was a retired cook who had worked at the former Wingo High School and at the former General Tire Co. cafeteria in Mayfield.
She is also survived by another son and two daughters-in-law, Douglas and Pat Jones of Mayfield and Barbara Jones of Union City; and seven grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Jones; her parents, William Thomas and Annie (Dorsett) Mitchell; her brother, Howard Mitchell; and her sister, Nannie Mae Shaw.