Geraldine (Jerri) Rose Jones, 75, of London, passed away suddenly on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017.
She was born on Dec. 9, 1941 in Laurel County, the daughter of the late Walton and Marie Nicholson Jones. She was united in marriage to Roy Jones on July 20, 1961 who also preceded her in death. She is survived by a daughter, Bridget Jones of London, one brother, Clyde Jones of Hamilton, Ohio, three sisters, Fern McQueen and husband J. E. and Beverly Jones of London and Joyce Sensabaugh and husband Bob of Columbus, Ohio, also a very dear friend, Billie Cornett, "Ms. Cornett".
Besides her parents, and husband she was also preceded in death by her siblings, Norma Sawyers, Donna Jones, James, Billy, and Harold Jones and Kenny Nicholson.
She graduated from Bush High School in 1960 and moved to Chicago with her husband where they resided for 39 years before returning to Laurel County in 2000.
Funeral services was at 1 p.m, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 at Bowling Funeral Home with Denny McCowan officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Salem Cemetery in London.
Visitation will be at 6 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Ronnie and Tim Sawyers, Josh Sensabaugh, Denny Jones, Mike McQueen and Will Hellard. Honorary pallbear will be Walt Hellard.
Published on January 26, 2017