Mildred Louise Jones, 88, of Monticello, Ky., passed away Saturday (Aug. 20, 2011) at the Wayne County Hospital.
She was born April 9, 1923 in Smithfield, Ohio, the daughter of the late Ralph and Lorena Mallernee. On Aug. 10, 1944 she was united in marriage with Harold Jones. Her grandfather, A. L. Wees, officiated at the ceremony. Mildred and Harold recently celebrated their 67th anniversary.
She and Harold had five children, Richard Terry (Rose) Jones, Linda (Larry) Dean, Patricia Paver, Thomas Jones and Kathy Heath. There are six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Mildred also had three sisters, Marguerite Roat, Betty Kelly and Carol Edwards.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Aug. 24, at the Marvin S. Hicks Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David Flagler officiating.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Shriner’s Children’s Hospital in Lexington, Ky., or other children’s organization.
Marvin S. Hicks Funeral Home of Monticello, Ky., in charge of the arrangements.