Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

April 24, 2013

Bennie Jones

Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for Bennie Jones, age 77, of Jacksonville, are scheduled for 10 a.m. Thurs., April 25, at Autry Funeral Home Chapel, with Charles Swelling and John Paul Little officiating.

Burial will follow at Still Waters Memorial Gardens in Jacksonville.

Mrs. Jones passed away Mon., April 22, 2013 in Tyler.

She was born Nov. 20, 1935 in Mt. Enterprise.

Mrs. Jones was a RN and a member of Rocky Springs Missionary Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her parents June and Pearl Davis; son Daniel Jones JR, a brother Ross M. Davis and a sister Evelyn Warren.

Survivors include her husband Dan Jones; daughter Cynthia Hojier and husband Steve of Houston; son Stephen Jones and wife Brenda of Jacksonville; 11 grandchildren; four great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Trey Elledge, Eldon Elledge, Mike Warren, Wayne Scott, Darrel Scott and Rodger McCrary.  Honorary pallbearers will be Jeff Manning and Bill Acker.

Visitation will be held from Wed., April 24 at the Funeral Home with the family 5 to 7 p.m.