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Erna Lee Jones loving mother of Dwayne and Mickey, Calvin and Ginger, Randel and Maggie, Vonda and Mike, LaRue, Carlos and Belinda, passed away on June 11, 2011
Born Feb. 8, 1926, in Claytonville to Odis and Georgia Ratliff, sister to Oleta and Dale King. She attended Hobbs School and lived most of her life in Fisher County married to Leo Jones.
She will be remembered for her involvement in Vacation Bible School, Sunday school, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, her love of singing and membership in many area choirs. Her creativity was beautifully expressed in her paintings and quilts which are treasured gifts
Family was her greatest joy and 14 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren have the honor of calling her MaMa.
Her life was further enriched by special friend H.D. Bunn.
She was preceded in death by Alvin Bryant, Leo Jones and Dwayne Bryant
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 15, 2011, at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Jerry Payne and Rev. William Mayo officiating with graveside rites and interment to follow at Hobbs Cemetery under the care and direction of McCoy Funeral Home. A family visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday June 14, 2011 at McCoy Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Doyle King, Jack King, Ted King, Kenneth Upshaw, Steve Warren and Robert Morgan. Honorary Pallbearers will be Dale King, Truett Eaton, Bill Jones and H.D. Bunn
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the West Texas Rehabilitation Center, 4601 Hartford, Abilene, Texas 79605.