2018-04-18 / Obituaries

Ann Jones


Ann Blackshear Jones, 81, of Blakely, Ga., passed away in the ER of Miller County Hospital Wednesday, April 11, 2018.

Mrs. Jones was born Dec. 16, 1936, to the late George Shelton “Tuddy” Blackshear and Nettie “Net” Middleton Blackshear. She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church, a homemaker and a graduate of Valdosta State College with a B.S. degree in education.

Other than her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Morice E. Jones.

Survivors include a daughter, Teresa J. Henderson and husband Bruce R. of Macon, Ga.; two sons, Emery M. Jones of Albany, Ga., and Shelton G. Jones of Blakely; five grandchildren; and two greatgrandchildren.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 14, 2018, at 3 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church with Rev. Jackie Williams officiating. Burial followed in the George Cemetery.

Manry-Jordan- Hodges Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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