Obituary: Thelma Jones

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Thelma Jones, 60, died Friday, March 19, 2010, at NHC in Lewisburg.

Ms. Jones professed her love for the Lord and became a member of Ransom Chapel Cumberland Presbyterian Church at an early age. She graduated from Jones Training School in Lewisburg and later became a beautician.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Betty Jones; brother, Stanley Johnson; and stepmother, Ella Jones.

She is survived by her parents, Lacy Mai Morris and Louis Jones of Lewisburg; children, Patra Jones of Murfreesboro, Patrick Jones of Nashville, Nakisha Jones of Nashville, and Demario Jones and Danny Johnson, both of Lewisburg; godson, Andrew Brown of Lewisburg; sisters, Barbara Ewing, Donna Lyles, Gwen Carmichael and Fredda Johnson, all of Lewisburg, and Sarah Biggers of Smyrna; brothers, James Morris of Nashville, Edward Donald Brown of Clarksville and Danny Johnson of Lewisburg; 12 grandchildren; and many other nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation with the family will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 24, at the Lewisburg Family Life Center.

Funeral services will be at noon Thursday at Ransom Chapel Cumberland Presbyterian Church with Pastor Rafael Alexander officiating. Interment will follow in Cook Memorial Cemetery.

J.B. Mayberry and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.