Tarboro, North Carolina
Lillie Jones, age 78, died Tuesday, April 1, 2008 at Heritage Hospital.
She was born May 9, 1929 in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, to the late Lathan Dozier Sr. and Pearl Pettaway Dozier. Lillie was the wife of the late Johnny Mach Jones. Her memories will be cherished by her son, Linwood Earl Jones of the home; two daughters, Alice Jones and Brenda Joyce Byrd of Tarboro, N. C.; one brother, David Lee Dozier of Tarboro, N. C.; five sisters, Matilda Dickens of Washington, D. C., Sarah Dunn of Tarboro, N. C., Minnie P. Deloatch of Conetoe, N. C., Mary Stanley of Tarboro, N. C. and Jessie Westry of Yonkers, N. Y.; seven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 5, 2008 at 1:00PM at Conetoe Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, with Reverend Kenneth R. Draughn officiating. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Cemetery.
A viewing will be Friday from 2:00-8:00pm at the funeral home.
Services entrusted to Hemby-Willoughby Mortuary, Inc. of Tarboro, North Carolina.