Mary Retha Jones

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Mary Retha Jones, a resident of Berryville, Arkansas, was born on February 13, 1931 in Oak Grove, AR. She was a daughter of Charles Samuel and Letha Joy (High) Philpot. She passed away Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at the age of 83 years.

She was a member of the Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church.

She is survived by one son, Mikeal & wife Teresa Jones of Gladstone, MO; one daughter, Marilyn Joy Ray of Berryville, AR; two grandchildren, Matthew Jones of Chico, CA; Amy & husband Brian Hellums of Raymore, MO; three great grandchildren, Samantha, Abigail, Nathaniel & one on the way; several cousins, nieces & nephews and a host of other family and friends.

On November 5, 1949 she was united in marriage with Reyburn Jones who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Charles & Letha Philpot, one son, Danny Jones & one son-in-law, Ronnie Ray.

Visitation will be 5 until 8:00 PM, Thursday, January 29, 2015 at Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel of Berryville. Funeral service will be 10:00 AM, Friday, January 30, 2015 at the Hale Cemetery Chapel with Bro. Curtis Bradley officiating. Interment will follow at the Hale Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church, POB 97, Oak Grove, AR 72660 or Gideon's International, POB 362, Berryville, AR 72616. Online condolences may be sent to the family at Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. 2015