Mildred Bernice Jones

Monday, January 22, 2018

Mildred Bernice Jones, 87, of Piggott, Ark., passed away January 18, 2018, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Piggott.

She was born on February 16, 1930, in Piggott, Ark., and was the daughter of Flora Imogene Landrum.

She was united in marriage to Ruel Jones when she was 16 years old.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ruel Jones; two sons, Roger and Michael Jones; and her mother, Flora Landrum Winstead Lack.

Survivors include her son, Gregory Jones of Centerline, Mich.; her brother, Sam Winstead and wife Evelyn of Greenway, Ark.; grandchildren, Stephanie Chambers and Robert Jones; and many other relatives.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 22, in the Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home Chapel with Jerry Morgan officiating. Burial was in Gravel Hill Cemetery near St. Francis, Ark. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, and continued until the time of the service, at the funeral home.