- Cullman, Alabama

August 15, 2013

Bessie Jones

Holly Pond Funeral Home

— Funeral services for Bessie Jones, 97, of Baileyton, will be Friday, August 16, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Baileyton Methodist Church with interment at Baileyton Cemtery. The body will lie in state for one hour prior to service.

Holly Pond Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Ms. Jones died Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at Hanceville Nursing Home. She was born in Cullman County to John Henry and Suzanne Elizabeth Croft Jones.

She was preceded in death by her parents; 9 brothers, Gordon, Ollie, Talmadge, Alma, Jessie, Zyrtis, J.D., Hershel and Selmer Jones; three sisters, Vada Jones, Estella Jones Wisner and Ethel Jones.

Survivors include two sisters, Ruby Bailey and Pauline (Marvin) Mitchell; a host of nieces and nephews, friends and church family.