Saturday, October 17, 2015

Billy Joe Jones

Mr. Billy Joe Jones, 65, died Saturday, October 17, 2015, at his home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, October 19th, at Butler Pentecostal Church, with Rev. David Keen and Rev. Wes Jones officiating. Visitation will be Sunday from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Porter Funeral Home. Interment will be in Butler Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 Mr. Jones was born February 3, 1950, in Shuqualak, MS. He was a truck driver for Baker’s Ready Mix, and a member of Bethel Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Zelda Mae Poole Jones and Perry Andrew Jones.

He is survived by his wife, Frances Robertson Jones of Louisville, MS; his daughter, Debbie (Coker) Fryery of Louisville, MS; his son, Wes (Renee) Jones of Pickensville, AL; one sister, Sue (Ralph) Higginbotham of Shuqualak, MS; five brothers, Charles (Debbie) Jones of Vaiden, MS, Perry Andrew (Carolyn) Jones, Jr. of Shuqualak, Willis (Rita) Jones of Shuqualak, MS, Douglas (Betty) Jones of Shuqualak, MS, & Harvey (Lynn) Jones of Preston, MS; 5 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Bill Jones, Jason Jones, Michael Jones, David Jones, Danny Robertson, Billy Don Baker, Robert Dickerson, and Teddy Davis.

Honorary Pallbearers are Clay Stanley, Will Jones, Tyler Jones, Bubba Parker, Willie Earl Stevenson, Jimmy Jackson, Dr. Glenn Peters, Chris Jones, and The Employees of Baker’s Ready Mix.

Memorials may be made to Butler Cemetery Fund.