Berneice "Nanny" Jones


Berneice "Nanny" Jones

Funeral services for Berneice "Nanny" Jones, 79, of Zavalla will be held Monday, February 25, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in the Zavalla United Pentecostal Church with Brother Grady "Bud" Hopkins and Brother Cary Modisett officiating. Interment will follow in the Concord Cemetery.

Mrs. Jones was born November 30, 1928 in Zavalla, Texas to the late Velaria (Gipson) and William Henry Parker, and died Friday, February 22, 2008 in a local hospital.

Mrs. Jones was a lifetime resident of Zavalla. She was a homemaker and was a member of the Zavalla United Pentecostal Church. Mrs. Jones was a beloved grandmother to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Brady Molee, Jr. and Ruby Jones of Zavalla and Bobby and Valarie Sisk of Warren; daughter and son-in-law, Dorothy Nell and Larry Sutton of Zavalla; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and brother and sister-in-law, Doyle and Ermma Parker of Jasper.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Brady Molee Jones, Sr.; and son, William H. Jones.

Pallbearers will be Brady Jones, Jr., Leonard Stout, Thomas Bailey, Mark Bailey, Bobby Sisk, Jacob Bailey and Mason Bailey.

Honorary pallbearers will be Mrs. Jones' nieces and nephews.

The family will welcome friends and loved ones at Mrs. Jones' residence, 443 Parker Road, Zavalla, Texas, beginning at 9:00 a.m. Sunday morning.

Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home, Lufkin, directors.