On March 10, 2017 Sister Mary Eloise Jones slipped into eternal rest at Twin Rivers Health and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born in Arkadelphia on September 3, 1922 the daughter of the late Johnny and Roudie Jones.
Sister Jones attended St. Paul A.M. E. church in Arkadelphia. She worked for Deaton Cleaners and the Foster Grandparent’s program for many years.
Those left to cherish the beautiful memories of Sister Mary Eloise Jones life are: one son, Leroy (Maurine) Jones of Colorado Springs, Colo.; one daughter, Ruby Knox of Arkadelphia; five grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, 16 great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.
Services are under the direction of Mitchell Funeral Home located in Arkadelphia, AR. Public visitation will be Friday, March 17, 2017 at Mitchell Funeral Home from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. and family hour from 6-7 p.m. The funeral service will be Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 2 p.m. at St. Paul A.M.E. Church where Rev. T.W. Scott is pastor and will serve as eulogist.
Interment will be at Piney Grove cemetery in Arkadelphia, AR. The online guestbook is available to sign at www.mitchellfuneralservices.com.