Mrs. Jones was born in Trigg County on May 28, 1922, to the late Thomas M. Travis and Florence L. Jones Travis. She retired from Seger Glove Co. after 22 years. She was a member of the Dexter Pentecostal Church and was a member of the Eastern Star Murray Lodge.
In addition to her parents Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her husband, Willard Jones, who died on Jan. 6, 1987; one daughter, Ann LaVerne Jones; two sons, Bert Jones and Alton Jones; three sisters, Audrey Horton, Treva Graziana and Mary Higgins; one brother, Melton Travis; two half-brothers, Kelsey Travis and Lee Travis; and one grandson, Bradley Jones.
Mrs. Jones is survived by daughters Brenda K. Joyce of Mesquite, Texas, Izetta Eldridge Murray, Loretta McDermott of Paducah and Cathy Steward of Gilbertsville; sons Ned Jones of Hazel and Delmer Jones of Murray; 11 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service was held Monday at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home with Rev. Elijah Balentine officiating. Burial followed in the Matheny Cemetery.