Viola Joy (Ward) Jones
Viola Joy (Ward) Jones, 91, of Piggott, Ark., passed away on April 1, 2014, at the Westwood Hills Health and Rehab Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
She was born February 22, 1923, to Charlie and Lydia Hazel (Totten) Ward. She was joined in marriage to Earl Robert Jones and to this union two children were born - Dianna J. (Jones) Prueitt and Roger G. Jones.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters; and one brother.
She is survived by both children; five grandsons, Jeff Prueitt, Michael Prueitt, Chris Jones, Douglas Jones and Scott Jones; one great-grandson, Kia Jones; two sisters, Sandra Davis of Paragould, Ark. and Dot Pipkins of Campbell, Mo.; three brothers, Sam Ward of Malden, Mo., Bob Ward of Hot Springs Village, Ark, and Bud Ward of Heber Springs, Ark. and many other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held from 2:30. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, 2014, with funeral services at 3:30 p.m. in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Kim Bridges officiating. Burial is in Mitchell Cemetery in Greenway, Ark. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements.